Discovery Management Staff

San Francisco

About Us: Gursey | Schneider LLP is a Top 100 Firm and a 10-time recipient of Inside Public Accounting's Best of the Best Firms, with over 40 years of success in the market. Our firm consists of over 200 accounting professionals, and our talented teams consistently drive the success of our business through thoughtful strategy and creative problem-solving.

Job Title: Discovery Management Staff

Department: Litigation

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Review, organize, and categorize financial, legal, corporate, real estate, and other document types for separation, importing, and metadata entry in document database.
  • Summarize and reconcile formal discovery requests and responses, including document productions, Special Interrogatories, and Request for Admissions.
  • Assist with settlement conference and trial preparation by organizing reports and preparing exhibit lists.
  • Liaison with clients, attorneys, and paralegals to send and receive large document productions using secure Sharefile links.
  • Meet with associates, managers, and partners to discuss case details and objectives.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications and Skill/Abilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to effectively multi-task, manage time-sensitive deadlines and have exceptional organizational skills in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality, and to exercise discretion and good judgment.
  • Strong proactive work ethic, follow through, punctuality.
  • Forward-thinking attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others.
  • Proficiency with Adobe and Microsoft Office.

Preferred Experience:

  • Familiarity with
    • Financial institution processes, including documentation and records.
    • Legal language and principles, court pleadings and processes, and other related matters.
  • Prior work experience in a field that develops the skills required for the functions and responsibilities of the position.
  • Certificate of completion from an ABA-approved paralegal certification program.

Something that should be noted: we offer market-leading benefits, and lots of fun, intangible perks (Quarterly Socials, Annual Ski/Camping trips, Catered breakfast, etc.)

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