Legal Services

Paralegal Contract

Currently hiring for a Paralegal to join an innovative and industry leading entertainment and media giant out of their beautiful and sunny Burbank, CA location! This paralegal position supports the company’s internal legal team responsible for their Corporate group, and will provide assistance and support to anti-piracy-related litigation, including document collection, gathering of copyright registrations, and maintenance of case files.

For this position the legal team is seeking a knowledgeable Paralegal, with experience in litigation with a major firm or top in-house legal department doing legal review of rights contracts – you must be able to summarize and analyze from the paper to the system (in house databases). This position will start as a 3 month contract with the possibility of extension or perm conversion, paying up to $48/hr. based on level of experience!

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide assistance and support to antipiracy-related litigations, including document collection, gathering of copyright registrations, and maintenance of case files
  • Review of television program schedules and corresponding copyright certificates
  • Preparation of reports and presentations, including PowerPoint presentations and Excel spreadsheets for Antipiracy team
  • Tracking litigation due dates and responsible for calendaring key deadlines
  • Preparation of chain of title documents and preparation of legal documents, such as powers of attorney
  • Internet and other forms of online research and analysis
  • Review and analysis of law firm invoices and expenses
  • Organization of electronic document management system

Qualifications:

  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in a reputable law firm or major in-house legal department
  • Strong proficiency with Internet research and navigation as well as with standard office tools such as Microsoft Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Generally tech savvy and able to learn new skills necessary to keep pace with an ever-changing landscape
  • Professionalism and maintenance of absolute confidentiality
  • Responsible, resourceful, ability to take initiative, proactive, and a team player
  • Positive attitude, including willingness to assist the Digital Antipiracy team when and as needed along with a sense of enjoyment in work well done
  • Must be tech savvy as the role deals with streaming of content
  • A blend of law firm litigation experience and in house experience is ideal

Preferred Qualifications:           

  • Experience in litigation with a major firm or top in-house legal department
  • Experience with electronic document management system, such as Net Documents
  • Experience with LexisNexis and/or Westlaw and court docketing sites, such as Pacer or CourtLink
  • Preferred Education: Paralegal certificate; Certified Notary Public
  • Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree, Paralegal Certificate or equivalent combination of education and experience including experience in a legal environment

For more information and if interested, apply today!



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Job Overview

  • City: Burbank
  • State: California
  • Area: Legal Services
  • Experience: Mid Level
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