Paralegal -- Employment Litigation (Downtown Seattle) ________________________________________ Reply to: HKM Employment Attorneys PLLC has an opening for a Paralegal/Legal Assistant in our Seattle office. We are a growing firm with offices in Seattle and Portland. Clients hire us in legal disputes concerning wages, termination of employment, discrimination, harassment, and in all facets of labor and employment law. We also represent consumers in complex, multi-state class actions. We seek a highly motivated Paralegal/Legal Assistant to join our team. The individual in this job will perform some or all of the following tasks: - Assist with intakes and analysis of the intakes that come into the firm. - Draft motion and pleadings, organize exhibits, and create document indices for motion filing. - Organize documents and coordinate document production. - Conduct various document searches and factual research. - Prepare for and attend depositions and trials. - Format pleadings, discovery, and other documents. - Coordinate and schedule court reporters, copy services, experts, and other vendors. - Communicate with court staff and offices of opposing counsel. - Obtain medical records, draft FOIA, and PDA requests. We seek a self-starter capable of working independently to produce high quality legal work in a fast-paced environment. She or he also should have excellent writing skills, attention to detail, and strong interpersonal skills for engaging with clients, opposing counsel, witnesses, and court staff. The position is available immediately. Compensation DOE. For consideration, please submit your resume to . Please put your last name and "Paralegal/Legal Assistant" in the email subject line, e.g., "[YOUR NAME] Paralegal."