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Careers

Our expanding, broad-based practice recruits and retains lawyers who demonstrate outstanding academic credentials and superior written and oral advocacy skills. Law review or appellate clerkship experience preferred. Whether you’re a seasoned attorney, recent law school graduate or paralegal, or have other legal administrative skills that will make our firm even stronger, we invite you to apply.

Available Positions:

  • MINNEAPOLIS
  • -Legal Administrative Assistant (LAA)
  • -Lateral Partner
  • -Litigation Technology Services Paralegal

    Minneapolis
    Legal Administrative Assistant

    Meagher + Geer is adding to our staff. We are searching for an experienced Legal Administrative Assistant (LAA) in downtown Minneapolis. Responsibilities include assisting various attorneys with tasks such as transcription of dictated documents, calendaring, opening files, ECF filing, and document management. Experience in several practice areas ideal.

    Responsibilities:

    • Draft legal correspondence, documents, pleadings, and discovery.
    • Review and redact documents.
    • Complete all court filings using ECF, both state and federal.
    • Maintain attorney calendars and contact information, manage spreadsheets and timelines while managing new developments and deadlines in multiple cases.
    • Communicate effectively with attorneys, clients, and other support staff.
    • Manage and prioritize projects to meet various deadlines.
    • Ability to work within scheduling constraints handling multiple priorities with minimal supervision.
    • Assist in trial preparation of expert material, depositions, exhibits and documents.
    • Support and back-up LAA team members.

    Requirements:

    • 3-5  years in litigation support
    • Secretarial certificate or associate’s degree preferred.
    • Experience using Microsoft Office 2016 (Word, Outlook, Excel).
    • Organized; strong proofreading, spelling and grammar skills.

    Hours: Full time Monday through Friday. Medical, dental and vision plans; retirement plan, reduced fare bus/train pass. Business casual attire. Background and reference checks conducted on final candidates. For consideration send a cover letter and a resume to recruitment@meagher.com.

    Lateral Partners: Join our next century of growth

    Meagher + Geer is a successful national firm with multiple offices incorporating a diverse range of practice areas and we are looking to expand our existing office in the Twin Cities. The Firm just celebrated its 90th anniversary, with a strong tradition as one of the top litigation firms in the Upper Midwest. As part of our continued plan for our next century of growth, we are interested in hearing from lateral partners with an established practice to join us in our Minneapolis office.

    We offer an excellent platform for lateral attorneys, providing dedicated marketing support. The firm has flexibility on rates, and offers the ground support of a strong bench of experienced attorneys with deep insurance industry contacts.

    If you are interested in the opportunity to grow your practice and become part of an established leader in the Minneapolis legal market with a regional and national scope of practice, we invite you to contact us in confidence to discuss your interest in joining our firm. Please contact Heather Neubauer or Kurt Zitzer for further information.

    Minneapolis
    Litigation Technology Services Paralegal

    At Meagher + Geer P.L.L.P. we are currently recruiting for Litigation Technology Services Paralegal in our home office in Minneapolis, MN. Under the supervision of the Practice Support Technology Manager, the Candidate is responsible for creating, maintaining and troubleshooting litigation support databases, trial presentation software and hardware. Assist with document review, production, and trial support to the legal teams. Candidate should not be averse to jumping in to help where needed when the situation demands it. This position offers plenty of challenge and opportunity for personal career growth for someone at the entry to mid-level stage of their work life.

    Responsibilities:

    • Operate litigation technology systems with an emphasis on Relativity, Summation, Trial Director and the CaseMap suite.
    • Set up courtroom and war room technologies.
    • Out-of-state travel required 2-4 times a year for trial support services over extended periods of time.
    • Support Legal team efforts by ensuring quality assurance steps in processing and production phases and, assisting and guiding firm case teams when they encounter technical obstacles.
    • Provide user support and database training for Practice Support department applications.
    • Analyze database content in Relativity, Summation iBlaze, TextMap, QuinC and prepare searches for the legal teams.
    • Complete accurate and timely detailed billable-times entries.
    • Prepare privilege and production logs.
    • Conduct document review for responsive and privileged records.
    • Analyze and stage large volumes of electronic data for purposes of loading into a litigation support document review tool.
    • Prepare detailed project tickets with a focus on accuracy and efficiency.
    • Provide coverage to other members of the department when they are out of the office.
    • Ability to work within scheduling constraints in high pressure situations is critical, and handling multiple priorities working under tight deadlines with minimal supervision.

    Requirements:

    • Paralegal certificate required.
    • Ability to lift 65 pounds or more (printer, computer, etc.).
    • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint. Outlook)
    • Strong technical skills with operating systems and demonstrated experience with troubleshooting hardware and software problems.
    • Ability to work with deadlines and stressful situations.
    • Willingness and flexibility to work extended hours and travel on short notice when/if needed
    • Out-of-state travel required 2-4 times a year for trial support services over extended periods of time.

    Additional Technology Skills That Are a Plus:

    • Trial Director
    • Multimedia design, digital, print and video
    • Application knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator and Premiere Pro
    • Application knowledge of Relativity, Summation and CaseMap Suite
    • iManage/FileSite
    • Expert Time

    Full time Monday through Friday. Medical, dental and vision plans; retirement plan, reduced fare bus/train pass. Business casual attire. Background and reference checks conducted on final candidates. For consideration send a cover letter and a resume to recruitment@meagher.com.

    For employment consideration, please send cover letter and resume to

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