Current Career Opportunities

Pittsburgh

The Pittsburgh office is seeking a highly motivated and industrious paralegal to provide direct support for the Senior Partners in the Commercial Litigation practice area.

Job responsibilities would include:

  • Managing the lifecycle of active matters/cases and monitoring case progress.
  • Deposition and trial preparation by way of:

-Conducting legal research for litigation or legal briefs,
-Identifying, compiling, researching, and analyzing information prior to preparing reports and exhibits,
-Preparing case files, binders, summaries, and other paper/electronic case materials such as witness binders, pre-trial binders, and compilation of trial exhibits, and
-Coordinating and preparing witnesses testimony at trial and depositions.

  • Preparing general motions, pleadings, subpoenas, and other documents as requested.
  • Responding to discovery requests.
  • Electronic filing of pleadings such as Appearances, Answers, and all pretrial and dispositive Motions in state and federal courts.
  • Logging and entering in billable time to Prolaw billing system.

The ideal candidate must have the following skills for consideration:

  • At least 7 years’ experience supporting attorneys in complex litigation.
  • Experience with county, state, and federal courts, including knowledge of CM/ECF filing.
  • Strong attention to detail in all work.
  • Ability to manage multiple files and to prioritize workloads to effectively meet all deadlines.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to interact professionally with all levels of management, staff, and clients.
  • Forward thinking, organized, and a team player.
  • Ability to independently solve problems and exercise sound judgment with minimal direction.
  • Experience with litigation technology applications such as eDiscovery Point, Case Notebook, and Relativity.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products – Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
  • Paralegal Certificate preferred.
  • Experience with iManage and Prolaw a plus.

 

The Pittsburgh office is seeking highly motivated and industrious Associates to work in the Firm’s Commercial Litigation and Products Liability practice areas.

The ideal candidates will possess:

  • At least 2-5 years’ experience in litigation areas such as commercial litigation, professional liability, commercial contracts, products liability, class actions, multi-district litigation, and fiduciary, estates and trusts.
  • Excellent academic credentials as well as strong organization, writing, and analytical skills.
  • Knowledge of county, state, and federal courts and related rules of civil procedures.
  • Experience in active participation in depositions, oral arguments, and courtroom experiences.
  • Strong attention to detail in all work, along with the ability to manage multiple files and to prioritize workloads to effectively meet all deadlines.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to interact professionally with all levels of management, staff, and clients.
  • Forward thinking, organized, and a team player.
  • Ability to independently solve problems and exercise sound judgment with minimal direction.

Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Center City office is seeking a highly motivated, experienced legal assistant to provide secretarial and administrative support for three attorneys in multiple practice groups.

Job responsibilities would include:

  • Transcribing, composing, formatting, editing, proofreading, and finalizing all forms of documents, correspondence, pleadings, and reports.
  • Opening of new files, file set up and organization, preparing conflicts checks, and updating glance sheets and litigation profiles as needed.
  • Preparing and filing of pleadings such as Appearances, Answers, and all pretrial and dispositive Motions in state and federal courts.
  • Coordinating, maintaining, and calendaring upcoming trial dates, arbitrations, jury trials, depositions, inspections, and all corresponding status notes.
  • Managing incoming mail, entering daily time entries, submitting vendor invoices for payment.
  • Maintain attorney calendars, travel arrangements, and expense reporting.
  • Reviewing and editing prebills per client guidelines.

The ideal candidate must have the following skills for consideration:

  • At least 5 years’ experience assisting attorneys in complex litigation areas such as employment & labor, white collar federal litigation, government enforcement & compliance, and commercial litigation.
  • Experience with both State and Federal courts, including knowledge of CM/ECF filing.
  • Strong attention to detail in all work.
  • Ability to manage multiple files and to prioritize workloads to effectively meet all deadlines.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to interact professionally with all levels of management, staff and clients.
  • Forward thinking, organized, and a team player.
  • Ability to independently solve problems and exercise sound judgment with minimal direction.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products – Outlook, Word, and Excel.
  • Experience with iManage & Prolaw a plus.

 

Our Philadelphia Center City office is looking for a lawyer with a minimum of six years litigation experience who possesses the following skill sets:

  1. demonstrated research, writing, and drafting ability (i.e., Law Review/Judicial Clerkship);
  2. substantial federal litigation experience;
  3. a keen interest and knowledge of the Federal False Claims Act/Anti-Kickback Act;
  4. a desire to do complex civil and criminal litigation; and
  5. intellectual curiosity.

Contract positions are also available.

Please forward resume, writing sample, and references to:
Dennis Mehigan
Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP
1818 Market Street, Suite 3402
Philadelphia, PA 19103
E-mail: DM@Pietragallo.com

 

Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP offers a collegial work environment with competitive salary and benefits, including health, dental, and vision insurance, paid time off, life and long-term disability insurance, and a 401(k) program.

Thank you for your interest in Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP. We are always in the market for highly motivated and qualified individuals for our legal and administrative positions.

If you would like to submit a resume, please e-mail: Careers@Pietragallo.com

To mail your resume, please send it to:
Human Resources Department
Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP
One Oxford Centre
301 Grant Street, 38th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15219