Paralegal
Posted on 1/30/2024
Western Digital

10,001+ employees

Disk drive & data storage manufacturer
Company Overview
Western Digital’s mission is to be at the cusp of innovation and to push the boundaries of innovation to make what you think was once impossible, possible. The company has been at the forefront of innovation with the first hard drives and now continues to work on advancements in 3D NAND along with their reliable data solutions business.
Data & Analytics
Hardware

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$932M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

San Jose, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

5%
Locations
Irvine, CA, USA • Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Legal & Compliance
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Paralegal certificate or equivalent
  • 1-3 years of experience managing complex litigation at a law firm or corporation
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communications skills
  • Understanding of court rules, procedures, and discovery procedures
  • Proficiency with electronic discovery tools (such as Relativity) for document collection, review, and issuing litigation holds
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency using Microsoft Office tools and litigation support databases
Responsibilities
  • Issuing legal holds and managing internal legal hold processes
  • Performing and coordinating various discovery tasks, including collection, maintenance, review, and production of hard copy and electronic documents
  • Tracking litigation holds, data collection, and data production
  • Using and maintaining e-Discovery tools for legal holds and other discovery tasks
  • Working with IT and outside vendors to assist with document collection, support and troubleshoot e-Discovery tools, and maintain the litigation department webpage and shared directories
  • Reviewing, redacting, and preparing documents for production and for exporting to outside counsel
  • Maintaining, updating, and organizing internal case files, case calendars, and list of active matters
  • Coordinating with outside counsel and paralegals on active litigation matters
  • Assisting with responses to discovery requests and subpoenas
  • Drafting correspondence
  • Reviewing and approving retention periods for organization documents
  • Reviewing and proofreading drafts, including pleadings, correspondence, and agreements
  • Performing various other duties as assigned
Desired Qualifications
  • Notary public certification or willingness to obtain one
  • Willingness to travel