Must have a BA/BS degree and 2-5 years of commercial litigation experience. Litigation assistant tasks will vary depending on the attorneys' needs and the candidate's own skills and aptitude, but day-to-day responsibilities will include the following: * Preparing briefs, declarations, exhibits, and proofs of service for filing in state and federal courts * Drafting pleading, discovery response, and correspondence shells * Editing and formatting documents to conform to firm and legal styles * Conducting research and assisting with document review * Calendaring legal dates and deadlines * Communicating with clients, vendors, and court personnel * Creating hearing, and deposition and trial exhibit binders * Maintaining electronic case files and hard-copy archives * Providing legal support before, during, and post-trial or arbitration * Monitoring and ensuring compliance with state and federal rules and procedures * Assisting with administrative tasks and special/miscellaneous projects as needed
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