Litigation Support Paralegal
Permanent Full-Time
Calgary

Reporting to the Litigation Support Supervisor, our Calgary office is seeking a Litigation Support Paralegal who will be responsible to provide legal and administration support, as follows:

Position Responsibilities
• Collect and analyze documentation with the view to determining privilege and relevance and preparing Affidavits of Records
• Document management within an electronic database – importing documents into a database via load files or as evidence, preparing production sets, exporting production sets for exchange with opposing counsel, importing and working with transcripts, etc.
• Reviewing transcripts for key content and collecting and maintaining responses to undertakings
• Creating and maintaining Pleadings Binders, Production Binders, Questioning Binders, and Expert Binders etc.
• General administrative tasks including office and file management

Position Qualifications
• A minimum of 5 years’ experience in litigation, preferably insurance defense litigation
• Candidate must have working experience with litigation database software (such as iblaze, ipro, eclipse, PRO) and be able to adapt to new systems and technology
• Strong attention to detail, ability to work independently and to multi-task and prioritize
• Excellent organizational and communication skills with the ability to adapt to a variety of working styles
• Understanding of basic accounting principles
• Intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Office programs
• Must speak, read and write English fluently

To thrive in this challenging and diverse role you will embrace variety and have excellent communication, problem solving and interpersonal skills, while displaying a desire and ability to build and maintain excellent working relationships.

Sound like a good fit? Applicants may submit their cover letter and resume to HRCalgary@parlee.com.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.