McGuireWoods LLP

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Entry-Level Paralegal

Entry-Level Paralegal

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The firm's Regulatory and Compliance Department has a need for an administrative litigation paralegal to join a dynamic 8-10 attorney team in Richmond, VA.  The paralegal will manage case filings, discovery, hearing/trial preparations and related matters related to utility regulatory proceedings at the State Corporation Commission.


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


  • Assist attorneys in preparation and filing of testimony, exhibits, pleadings and other materials, including drafting, research, electronic filing, and logistical support.  
  • Assist attorneys and witnesses in preparation of discovery responses, document productions, and eRoom management.
  • Assist in witness and other preparation for evidentiary hearings/trial proceedings.
  • Manage case files and perform other tasks to support litigation teams.


  • Bachelor's degree and strong academic record required. 
  • Exceptional organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to work in fast-paced environment.
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with attorney and client team members.

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