MAJOR CRIMINAL DEFENSE FIRM in NEW YORK is looking for an experienced CRIMINAL DEFENSE paralegal with both Federal and State litigation experience. Who is admitted in both eastern and southern district. This is an amazing opportunity for a dedicated Litigation Paralegal to prove & gain valuable experience and further their career with a established firm in the Manhattan, NY area. As the Litigation Paralegal, you will report to the Managing Criminal Defense Attorney’s. The Experienced Litigation Paralegal will manage their caseload, as well as client interaction, and can collaborate with wonderful Criminal Defense Team of Attorney’s and legal assistants.

  • Advise client on their legal rights in matters and draw up legal documents about their case
  • Attend pretrial hearings on behalf of clients and advise clients following each hearing about best strategies
  • Manage court appearance, trail, drafting motions, interviewing witnesses and performing legal research
  • Analyze probable outcomes of cases using knowledge of legal precedents
  • Manage workload of cases
  • Provide legal analysis for clients to determine any possible case benefits
  • Accrue additional evidence to support clients case or for arguments against the prosecutions charges
  • Prepare clients for depositions; determine essential goals of case strategy and gather information from witnesses and important experts that support client’s positions


  • At least 3 years of Criminal Defense Experience
  • Experience handling complex criminal cases at the federal, state and local level
  • A team player who is open to helping, strategizing, and working with your fellow associates
  • Preferably bilingual (English/Spanish)
  • Interpersonal skills of the highest caliber

Do you have a passion for Criminal Defense and a desire to practice within an organization with lots of room for growth? At this amazing and major Criminal Defense Firm you will have the chance to grow with opportunities to advance and learn alongside a team of professionals within’ the legal industry.
THIS FIRM is a equal employment opportunity employer, and welcomes everyone regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or genetics. They are dedicated to providing an inclusive, open, and diverse work environment.

If you are interested in this amazing opportunity. Please feel free to Apply or email us your resume. Talk to you soon.

Job Requirements:

  • Assist with pre-litigation and litigation matters
  • Provide reports on pre-litigation and litigation matters
  • Managing pre-litigation and litigation (including outside counsel)
  • Review litigation and legal documents
  • Work on complex litigation caseload
  • Prepare litigation or regulatory filings
  • Handle assigned litigation cases from inception through trial
  • Attending depositions and other litigation-related work
  • Provide litigation support to outside counsel
  • Retain and manage outside litigation counsel
  • Coordinate outside counsels’ handling of various business litigation matters including patent infringement litigation, trademark infringement litigation, vendor disputes and other commercial disputes
  • Evaluate potential litigation matters and advise on exposure
  • Work closely with outside counsel to develop and implement strategy on pre-litigation and litigation matters
  • Manage claims, including potential claims and litigation
  • Researching and drafting tenant defaults and various litigation matters
  • Creating and maintaining weekly litigation reports
  • Provide onsite legal support during any litigation trials
  • Manage all aspects of commercial litigation (and pre-litigation disputes), including: analysis of disputes, litigation strategy, preparation and review of pleadings, facilitation
  • Direct claims litigation against insureds and Shelter
  • Creating and ensuring adherence to litigation budgets


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