Litigation Paralegal

Legal Austin, Texas


Description

About LegalZoom

We're here to make legal help accessible to all. LegalZoom transformed the legal industry with the launch of our online services and groundbreaking technology in 2001. Since then, millions of customers have counted on us to officially start and run businesses, protect brands and intellectual property, and look after loved ones through wills and trusts.

As the industry leader for over 20 years, innovation remains at the center of all we do. We're creative thinkers and problem solvers with a passion for building legal and tax products that make a positive impact on the world, and we're always looking for exceptional people to push us further.

With us, you'll do work that's as rewarding as it is challenging with a team where every voice matters and diversity, equality, and inclusion are truly embraced. Together, we'll continue to democratize the law and make a real difference in the lives of millions.

Overview

LegalZoom is looking for an experienced Litigation Paralegal to join our fast-paced legal department. You will report to the VP, Legal and Managing Corporate Counsel while partnering with LegalZoom’s General Counsel and other legal leadership. This is an exciting opportunity for the individual experience in litigation and all its complex activities.

 

 You will

  • Own and/or coordination Subpoena’s including responses in partnership with department attorneys.
  • Manage and track document holds
  • Coordinate and/or lead case filings
  • Maintain and support organization of documents and memo’s across the litigation organization.
  • Support various discovery activities including research, email search, database queries and similar activities.
  • Compile background documents for customer disputes
  • Coordinate and research actives in support to litigation through Westlaw and other platforms.
  • Take point and being present in litigation situations, owing the management of materials, binders, courtroom prep and similar activities
  • Continually analyze our offerings, gathering internal sentiments and feedback to understand how our offerings align with the needs of our employees

You have

  • 6-8 years of progressive experience within a publicly traded company or Law Firm with extensive litigation background and expertise.
  • Deep expertise in research, document management and Subpoena generation and response.
  • A proven cross-functional partner and leader with the ability to influence up and across the organization
  • Ability to communicate clearly and appropriately to the audience in front of you, whether it's a consultative style, having an executive presence, digging down to the details, one on one, or to a broad audience.
  • Strong business acumen, particularly financial and analytical skills
  • Demonstrates initiative and resourcefulness

 

Join us in making a difference as we build our future and help ensure access to professional legal advice to all! LegalZoom is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to diversity, equality, and inclusion, and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.  LegalZoom prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.