Assists attorneys with trial and pre-trial matters.
|Priority||Time (%)||Task (Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. The university reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.)|
||%||Organizes, enters and cross-references documents in a computerized database.|
||%||Obtains, assembles and organizes documents pertinent to litigation.|
||%||Prepares discovery requests and responses.|
||%||Assists in the preparations of statements and declarations of witnesses.|
||%||Assists general counsel organizing and carrying out special projects as assigned.|
In the event of an emergency, the employee holding this position is required to "report to duty" in accordance with the university's emergency operations plan and/or the employee's department's emergency response and/or recovery plans. Familiarity with those plans and regular training to implement those plans is required. During or immediately following an emergency, the employee will be notified to assist in the emergency response efforts, and mobilize other staff members if needed.
|Minimum education||Preferred education|
|Minimum experience||Preferred experience|
|Minimum field of expertise||Preferred field of expertise|
|Certification from ABA approved program/prior experience in litigation.|
|May oversee student, temporary and/or casual workers.|
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.
The University of Southern California is an Equal Opportunity Employer