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Financial Services/Mortgage Litigation Paralegal

Financial Services/Mortgage Litigation Paralegal

Job Location 
US-NC-Charlotte
Category 
Paralegal

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Overview

McGuireWoods LLP is looking for an experienced Litigation Paralegal for the Financial Services Litigation group in our Charlotte office. The ideal candidate will have 5 or more years of experience in commercial litigation involving mortgage-related disputes, including performing legal research, organizing documents and assisting in document production for trial, assisting with and preparing basic pleadings, assisting and responding to discovery requests and production of documents, court filings (federal and state) along with preparing for trial.

 

McGuireWoods LLP is a major U.S. law firm with offices in the United States and Europe. Tracing the firm's roots back to 1834, McGuireWoods has a long history of growth through mergers with predecessor firms in existing markets, as well as client-centered expansion into new markets. Working with clients to develop these strategies, the firm has kept pace with its clients changing needs -- and helping them meet their goals. This has been the firm's philosophy for more than 175 years, and it continues to direct endeavors as the firm looks toward the future. For more information, please visit www.mcguirewoods.com.

Responsibilities

  • Conducts research using LexisNexis, Westlaw or other relevant research platforms to support the needs of the client
  • Performs basic factual research and investigation related to client matters and other due diligence as appropriate
  • Collects, organizes and maintains documents and files related to legal matters, including documents received from the client, opposing parties or other sources
  • Manages calendars, docket and tickler systems, and assists in meeting deadlines
  • Drafts routine correspondence and memoranda for attorneys and more senior level paralegals as requested
  • Proofreads legal documents

Qualifications

  • Requires 5 or more years of work experience as a litigation paralegal, with a preference for financial services/mortgage litigation
  • Must be well organized and work well under pressure
  • Must have experience with major case load/high volume of cases

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