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Legal Specialist - Employment Law

Orange, CA 92856
JobTitle: Legal Specialist - Employment Law
Job ID: 369518_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Legal
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:

POSITION PURPOSE
This position provides professional legal support by assisting supervising attorneys with a wide range of tasks. An Employment Law Specialist will need excellent writing skills to draft legal and business communication, advanced internal and external communication skills, excellent organizational and database management skills, training/teaching/coaching abilities, ability to gather documents and respond to litigation requests, knowledge of employment law and technical litigation skills, ability to work under pressure, prioritize tasks and manage time, ability to effectively work with team and manage outside counsel, and analytical skills.


MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • 15% General file/database management – Open, maintain complete and accurate electronic and paper files for all assigned matters; prepare litigation holds; update Filesite and Team Connect.
  • 40% Work closely with outside counsel and internal clients to gather relevant information and documents for discovery and other litigation related requests; coordinate witness interviews and depositions; review drafts of discovery responses and motions; assist in preparation of mediations, hearings, trials and other key litigation events
  • 35% Investigate, evaluate and/or handle responses to attorney demand letters, administrative charges and/or small claims actions with the supervision of assigned attorney; investigate and provide preliminary evaluation and recommendation for a new lawsuit to assigned attorney.
  • 10% Other tasks as assigned by supervisor


    NATURE AND SCOPE

    • Position reports to Sr. Legal Specialist, Sr. Corporate Counsel or Assistant General Counsel
    • No direct reports


      ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

      Environment:

      • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.


        Travel:

        • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

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Posted: 2021-02-01 Expires: 2021-03-03

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