Description

At Baker McKenzie, we are different in the way we think, work and behave -- like no other firm and few other businesses. With more than 4,100 locally admitted lawyers and more than 5,800 business service professionals in 77 offices worldwide, we have a passionately collaborative community of 60 nationalities and are committed to world-class career development to everyone in every job at every level in our firm. Baker McKenzie can offer you both the uncompromising commitment to excellence expected of a top firm and a distinctive way of thinking, working and behaving - as a passionately global and genuinely collaborative firm. Baker McKenzie is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Litigation practice group seeks an experienced Paralegal in the New York office. This position is responsible for producing, organizing and maintaining litigation documents and evidentiary materials; assisting in preparation and execution of depositions and trials; conducting research and retrieving documents and other evidentiary materials; and assisting in drafting documents and preparing for depositions and trials.

Experience Required

The candidate should have a minimum of 3 years of related litigation experience, including familiarity with filing documents with the courts. Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required; paralegal certificate from an accredited paralegal program preferred. Candidate must demonstrate ability to multi-task and prioritize work assignments, ability to build collaborative relationships with other functional areas within the Firm to meet deadlines and solve issues, professionalism with internal and external clients, and ability to anticipate and act as a member of the team by assisting when and where needed.