Paralegal

Paralegal
Company:

(Confidential)


Place:

Illinois


Area:

Lawyers

Paralegal

Details of the offer

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we're all about at John Deere. And it's why we're investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175:year history. Here the world's brightest minds are tackling the world's biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we'll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Primary Location: United States (US): Illinois (US:IL): Moline
Function: Legal
Title: Paralegal: 65893

This
position is currentlyeligible for partial to full remote work due to the COVID:19 pandemic.Flexibility will be required to enable appropriate job training or other job onboarding purposes and is subject to change once social distancing restrictions are partially or fully eased.

Your Responsibilities

As a Paralegal in John Deere's Corporate Law Department located in Moline, Illinois you will provide support to multiple attorneys with responsibility primarily for the following practice areas: Labor and Employment; Environment, Health and Safety; Public Affairs. In addition, you will:

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Appropriately handle highly sensitive and confidential legal and business information
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Conduct legal research and draft legal memoranda including research, analysis, compilation and synthesis of information related to various statutes, regulations and case law
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Review and analyze third:party subpoenas and other third:party information requests
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Serve as a liaison between attorneys and personnel from other departments on requests for legal services and substantive legal issues
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Assist attorneys with reviewing, proofreading and editing legal documents in order to ensure accuracy and legal compliance
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Provide assistance to other attorneys and paralegals including matter management, e:discovery tasks/legal holds, conducting data interviews, requesting and participating in data collections, data reviews and litigation:related tasks
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Provide some administrative assistance as needed, including calendaring, copying, expense reporting, planning large meetings and making travel arrangements

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

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Two or more years' experience working in a legal environment, law firm, etc
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Two or more years' experience handling confidential information
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Proficiency using standard applications such as Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Excel, Office 365, and Access and internet
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Ability to use department:specific computer programs including a legal matter management system and a legal hold system
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Understanding of Law Department functions and how a Law Departments work fits within a corporate organization
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Understanding of legal issues affecting the assigned areas of responsibility, able to identify issues associated with the assigned tasks and able to spot ethical issues in practice
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Ability to perform legal research using the internet plus various on:line tools

What Makes You Stand Out

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Two or more years' experience as a paralegal or similar role supporting attorneys
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Two or more years' experience providing communication and documentation support to attorneys
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Understanding of labor and employment laws, environmental laws and related regulations and ordinances
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Experience conducting legal research and preparing written briefs and summaries of the research
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Understanding of general phases of litigation administrative proceedings including litigation hold, discovery, and briefing phases

Education (or equivalent work experience)

Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:

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Paralegal degree, certification, training, internship or equivalent experience


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Knowledges:

  • Internet
  • Access
  • Internet
  • Tax Law

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