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Senior Litigation Paralegal

Senior Litigation Paralegal

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McGuireWoods has an opening for an experienced Litigation Paralegal to support its Commercial Litigation and Complex Commercial Litigation departments in Tysons, VA.  The Paralegal is relied upon to help manage federal and state court filings, case files, discovery, depositions and trial preparation for litigation cases. The ideal candidate will have seven or more years’ experience supporting an active trial litigation practice.


McGuireWoods LLP is a global law firm with a legacy reaching back more than 175 years.  We are strong in the traditional legal practices such as litigation and corporate law, but we are also leaders in rapidly expanding fields such as data privacy and security, the life sciences, private equity, and healthcare, among many others.  We offer the opportunity to grow through an extensive range of legal practice areas and industries, and to work in locations around the world.  Perhaps the most attractive aspect of joining our firm is the opportunity to work with our lawyers and leaders, all of whom reflect the value McGuireWoods places on experience, talent and diversity.  For more information, please visit


  • Assist attorneys with preparation and cite-checking of legal documents to include pleadings, briefs, motions, subpoenas, and discovery
  • Managing case files through e-Rooms and docketing systems
  • Ensuring filings are in compliance with court rules and e-filing documents therein
  • Assist attorneys with discovery phase to include discovery requests, and issuing subpoenas
  • Assisting with document production and review through various platforms, i.e. Relativity and Concordance
  • Preparing for and attending depositions and trials


  • Seven or more years of litigation experience
  • Experience preparing for and attending depositions and trial
  • Strong organizational skills, particularly with case files/document management

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