Paralegal- Columbus, OH
Location: Columbus, OH
Frost Brown Todd LLC, a regional law firm of 950+ legal
professionals and staff in twelve offices located throughout the Midwest,
Dallas, TX and Pittsburgh, PA is currently searching for an experienced
Paralegal for its Columbus office. Frost Brown Todd is fully committed to
equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Frost
Brown Todd to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants
without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, military
status, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual
orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other
Candidates should have 3-5 years
of experience, preferably in the government service area, and should understand
the inner workings of state, county, municipal and township governments.
The selected candidate will assist with drafting resolutions and ordinances for
various public sector clients. The selected candidate will also assist
with government services litigation, such that an understanding of Ohio public
records law and eminent domain litigation is desirable. Previous work
experience or knowledge in the areas of economic development and real estate
transactions in the public sector would be an additional asset. Other
types of litigation, including construction, insurance and product liability,
will be a portion of the candidate’s workload. Drafting pleadings, assisting
with discovery, and preparing for trial are therefore additional preferred
skill sets. Experience with electronic discovery and managing large
document databases is also preferred.
requires a minimum of a Paralegal diploma/certificate with a college degree
preferred. Candidates should have strong verbal and written communication
skills; proficient computer skills using MS Office applications; flexibility to
work overtime as needed; good organizational skills; ability to work well under
deadlines; and excellent interpersonal skills.
Frost Brown Todd
offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including
medical, dental, vision, life, disability, wellness program incentive and
401k/profit sharing retirement package.
For immediate consideration, please forward your resume (as MS Word attachment)
along with your cover letter using the "apply now" link. Please
include your salary expectations in your cover letter as well. You may also fax
your detailed cover letter and resume to 502-581-1087, Attn: HR-PAR – COL.
request no agencies or candidate phone calls at this time.