Rimini Street, Inc., the world’s leading independent provider of support for enterprise application software, seeks a Litigation Paralegal to be resident in our Las Vegas headquarters or in the company’s Greensboro, North Carolina office. The Litigation Paralegal will be a key member of our Legal Department team and Litigation Practice Group.
Our company is currently privately held with plans to become a public company. Rimini Street views all of our employees as partners, and is committed to providing an exciting, participatory, and team-oriented work environment. In addition to our very competitive compensation packages, be prepared for challenging professional growth and fun along the way in our work hard, play hard corporate environment.
The Litigation Paralegal will assist in-house legal counsel in management of litigation projects, including internal document, file, and docket organization; management of document and electronic discovery projects (including document collection, review, and production); and the preparation of project reports, incorporating project metrics and related analyses. The Litigation Paralegal will be responsible for supporting both the Legal and Executive teams and their internal clients on litigation-related projects and for completing other projects assigned by the supervising attorneys and Associate General Counsel, Litigation, coordinating as necessary with other Litigation/Legal Department support staff. The position requires performance of legal assignments with a high degree of autonomy, attention to detail, discretion, and mature judgment.
The Litigation Paralegal will be cross-trained to support the US and International transaction teams and legal governance and compliance team on project management tasks.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities •Support in-house counsel in management of various litigation projects, including preparation of court filings, witness preparation, and document review and analyses •Prepare summary reports and presentations on status of projects, incorporating relevant metrics and other data and analyses •Review and organize pleadings and track case dockets and deadlines in Outlook calendar and Smartsheet project management software •Participate and lead conference calls related to Legal Department and litigation projects •Manage document and electronic discovery projects, working with internal clients, outside counsel, and third-party providers •Assist in preparing responses to discovery requests •Participate in litigation and project strategy meetings and conference calls •Support projects related to the company’s transactional practice •Track and monitor the status of contracts and develop/implement improvements to the contract management process as necessary •Assist attorney staff in administration of internal Legal Department request/ticketing system •Assist in other Legal Department or company projects and support as may be required from time to time
Education •Strong preference for four year college degree •Preference for paralegal studies certificate
Experience •Experience in e-discovery projects and technology •Prior litigation paralegal experience working for major law firms on complex civil litigation •Project management experience or certification preferred •Familiarity with information technology a plus
Skills •Ability to work remotely when not physically present at primary place of employment •Ability to perform the essential functions of the position, as described above and as modified from time to time based on the needs of the company •Strong written and verbal communications skills, including the ability to prepare litigation and other reports •Ability to work both independently, as a self-starter with strong work ethic, as well as collaboratively as team player with other internal litigation staff, the General Counsel, and other Legal Department colleagues •Excellent judgment and the ability to function and thrive in a company involved in fast-paced, high-stakes litigation and transactions •Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills •Excellent legal research and writing skills required •Able to manage multiple priorities with “can do” attitude, work cross-functionally, and meet tight deadlines
Desired Qualifications •Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint required •Experience with document review software (e.g., Ringtail or Relativity) and other litigation support technology required •Experience with GoToMeeting a plus •Personable, self-starting team player with a friendly demeanor and sense of humor •Proactive, organized, self-motivated, and self-disciplined •Willing and able to work in a fast-paced, emerging technology company environment
Established in 2005, Rimini Street is the leading global provider of third-party support for Oracle and SAP enterprise software and is opening a huge market with tens of thousands of qualified target prospects. Rimini Street replaces annual support from Oracle and SAP with an award-winning support program priced at 50% of the current annual support fees. Over 1,750 clients, including 135 of the Fo...rtune 500, and Global 100 have switched from Oracle or SAP to Rimini Street support.
We invite you to work for the best!
Rimini Street hires only the best — and provides the compensation, bonus, and benefit programs appropriate for proven top-performing professionals. We want our employees to have an opportunity to share in the financial success that results from our dedication to service excellence, high-quality deliverables, and an unparalleled client experience.
• No bureaucracy, thousand-page rule books or politics — just everyone working together to build a great company through service excellence and client success.
• Work hard, play hard environment — Rimini Street is a team of hard-working professionals who are passionate about achieving success, but we also enjoy opportunities to meet up at fun company events.
• All Rimini Street professionals are encouraged to grow and learn new skills.
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