Monday, August 3, 2015

Project Assistant Position in Washington Law Office

Jenner & Block is a law firm of international reach with approximately 450 lawyers.  Our firm has been widely recognized for producing outstanding results in corporate transactions and securing significant litigation victories from the trial level through the United States Supreme Court.  Companies and individuals around the world trust Jenner & Block with their most sensitive and consequential matters.  Our clients range from the top ranks of the Fortune 500, large privately held corporations and financial services institutions to emerging companies, family-run businesses and individuals.

This job includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
  • Create and maintain case files, including indexing, coding, and organizing documents
  • Collaborate on trial preparation
  • Prepare and update recordkeeping indices
  • Pull case citations in WestLaw and Lexis
  • Perform document productions
  • Occasionally asked to move banker’s boxes to facilitate filing or cleaning out case rooms
  • Deliver documents to court during trial, either by using a luggage cart and walking or taking a cab (which may require loading the boxes into the cab)
Required Qualifications
  • Undergraduate degree preferred or equivalent work experience
  • Proficient in basic computer applications including:  Windows XP and Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint) 
  • Database experience (Concordance) preferred
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