CORPORATE / LITIGATION PARALEGAL - NEW YORK

Chugh is a business solutions center that meets our clients’ unique needs through our Accounting and Legal practices spanning from corporate and employment law to immigration support to accounting work and financial audits. Our culture is diverse, and our people are passionate about solving problems with empathy and innovation. With locations all over the US and global affiliates worldwide, we are dedicated learners that seek first to understand, then to serve.

Chugh is currently seeking Litigation Paralegals to join our legal practice in New York, NY. The Litigation Paralegal’s primary purpose is to contribute to the goals of the organization by servicing our growing client base and assisting our excellent attorneys in cases requiring arbitration and/or litigation.

This role is an ideal fit for someone who excels in building relationships with clients, possesses strong case management skills and is fanatical about the details. This position requires proficiency in assisting attorneys with case preparation, interpreting and drafting legal documents, and court proceedings, which also means they must be excellent communicators that maintain a well-organized yet adaptable work style.

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the law and legal procedures, acquired through educational coursework and job experience
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as paralegal in the litigation field
  • Paralegal certification and/or degree from accredited college or university preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Highly-organized and able to prioritize and plan efficiently
  • Effective critical thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Strong project management and multitasking skills
  • Extremely detailed, accurate and thorough
  • Commitment to continuous learning

JOB TYPE:

  • Full-time

EXPERIENCE:

  • Paralegal: 2 years (Required)
  • Litigation: 1 year (Required)

LICENSE:

  • Paralegal Certificate (Preferred)

WORK AUTHORIZATION:

  • United States (Preferred)

BENEFITS OFFERED:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Other types of insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules

Please send resume with cover letter, writing sample and at least three professional references to aira.asencion@chugh.com.