Paralegal - Employment Litigation
Location:
Boca Raton , Florida
Posted:
November 18, 2017
Reference:
1243129

Responsibilities:
  • Prepares draft responses for discovery matters in pleadings, interrogatories and requests for admissions.
  • Summarizes depositions, arbitration transcripts, index arbitration decisions and briefs.
  • Interviews witnesses to gather legal information or confer with personnel in other departments and outside the organization while performing research or other legal responsibilities.
  • Reviews and prepares written summaries of regulations or legislative bills.
  • Represents the Company in hearings before Administrative Law Judges in proceedings relating to the deposition of benefit claims.
  • Assists attorneys with complex caseload research, subject and topic research and briefings of court cases.
  • Assists attorneys with complex and/or sensitive arbitration hearings by preparing meeting minutes, organizing and assembling exhibits and maintaining files.


Qualifications:
  • Associates degree in Paralegal Studies or Business Administration or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum 2 years of practice in a private law firm or corporate law department.
  • Broad knowledge of the principles of judicial and administrative process, legal knowledge of research procedures and use of the Law Library.
  • Proficient communication and PC skills.


Pay, Benefits and Work Schedule:

Office Depot offers competitive salaries, a benefits package, which includes a 401(k) and more, along with plenty of opportunity to move and grow within our organization! For immediate consideration for this exciting position, please click the Apply Now button.



Equal Employment Opportunity:

Office Depot is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in all employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, age, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, gender identify or expression, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.




A little about us:
Office Depot, Inc. is a leading global provider of products, services, and solutions for every workplace – whether your workplace is an office, home, school or car.

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