Corporate Paralegal
Los Angeles , California
October 22, 2017
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Job Summary

Assists counsel in the maintenance of the Corporate Legal case management system. Depending on assigned division, assists counsel in conducting legal research; answering discovery; locating company witnesses; assisting with preparation for Board of Directors and/or Board of Governors meetings; assists in the maintenance of corporate minutes and documents; and performs all types of legal work assigned as permitted by state statutes and the rules of the State Bar.

Essential Job Functions

  • Assists counsel with the maintenance of a computerized legal matter management system.
  • Maintains a calendar of basic legal matter reports due from Corporate Counsel.
  • Locates, organizes, indexes, maintains, and retrieves company documents based on the focus of the assigned division.
  • Assists counsel in responding to internal or external requests for documents or other information that may include but is not limited to litigation discovery, board of directors/governors information or information pertaining to agents, district managers, employees or policies.
  • May interview company witnesses.
  • Generates various reports from the corporate legal matter management system or other corporate legal files Performs other functions as assigned.

Physical Actions

Required job duties are essentially sedentary; however, the incumbent must be able to speak, hear normal conversation and read normal newsprint; have ability to lift and/or carry fifty pounds; climb normal stairs and step stools and reach to a height requiring complete extension of the torso, arms and legs.

Physical Environment

Required job duties are normally performed in a climate-controlled office environment with some exposure to uncontrolled outside environmental conditions and travel via automobile and/or commercial transportation.

Education Requirements

Four-year college degree and a paralegal certificate from an accredited university or paralegal school.

Experience Requirements

Two years as a paralegal in compliance with rules of the State Bar and/or state statutes and experience in related areas of responsibility.

Special Skill Requirement

Basic computer skills.

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