Current Openings

Plaintiff Class Action Litigation Paralegal: Keller Rohrback L.L.P. is seeking to add a paralegal with 5+ years of experience to join its plaintiff class action litigation team. A background in finance or economics is highly desirable, but not required. The successful candidate will have federal court experience, with strong knowledge of legal concepts, legal terminology, and legal processes. Extensive experience in e-discovery, including experience with Relativity software is essential. This role requires a strong combination of technical project management skills and a high level of internal customer service. We are looking for someone who is very straightforward by nature, positive and proactive, enjoys working in a team, has a great sense of humor and ability to handle challenging situations. 

Position Requirements: 

  • Passion for protecting the rights of individuals.  
  • 5+ years of direct experience as a litigation paralegal with project management responsibility.  
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Relativity e-discovery software. 
  • Ability to run searches and batch results for review and export documents for printing exhibits. 
  • Experience coordinating review of large document productions. 
  • Lead projects from inception through delivery including resource requirements, workflows, and competing deadlines.  
  • Serve as primary contact throughout a project, which includes leading meetings, training and supervising document reviewers both in-person and remotely, proactively identifying and resolving issues, and owning responsibility for accurate and timely deliverables.  
  • Exemplary communication skills and ability to quickly build rapport with colleagues, co-counsel, and clients.  
  • Collaborate on the delivery of complex projects that integrate multiple resources. 
  • Exceptional communication skills – is candid, personable and confident. 
  • Ability to effectively respond to urgent situations that require a quick response or turnaround. 
  • Demonstrated ability as an independent thinker and self-starter, and a strong work ethic.  
  • Extremely responsive to deadlines. 
  • Ability to work independently or in teams.  
     

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Experience using TAR (Technology Assisted Review) and Active Learning. 
  • Experience building layouts and designing document review work-flows. 
     

We offer a strong collaborative team environment, in addition to a competitive compensation and benefits package. Interested applicants please send a cover letter and resume to Human Resources, 1201 Third Avenue, Suite 3200, Seattle, WA 98101, or to careers@kellerrohrback.com. No phone calls, please. 

Estate Planning/Probate Paralegal: Keller Rohrback L.L.P. is seeking to hire a paralegal with 5+ years of intensive paralegal experience in estate planning, probate and trust administration in Washington State, focusing on high-net-worth clients. This role requires a strong combination of technical project management skills, proficiency with a focus on the details, and a high level of customer service. Our successful candidate truly enjoys working with people and has an easy ability to engage with co-workers and our clients; has exceptional verbal and listening skills - is straightforward by nature, positive and proactive; and enjoys working within a team.

Overall Position Requirements:

• 5+ years of intensive estate planning, trust, and probate experience in Washington State.

• Exemplary communication skills and ability to quickly build rapport with clients, attorneys, and colleagues.

• Demonstrated ability as an independent thinker and self-starter, and a strong work ethic.

• Serve as primary client contact, which includes identifying and resolving issues, and owning responsibility for accurate and timely deliverables.

• Manage meetings and communication with clients, client advisors, and beneficiaries.

• Exhibit extreme attention to detail.

• Strong ability to multitask and work on short-term and long-term projects simultaneously.

• Ability to effectively respond to urgent situations that require a quick response or turnaround.

• Extremely responsive to deadlines.

• Able to respect and maintain highly confidential information.

• Maintain client files.

Estate Planning and Trust Specific

• Conduct client intake meetings.

• Extensive hands-on experience drafting high net worth estate planning and trust documents.

• Meet with clients to review and execute documents.

Probate and Trust Administration Specific

• Ability to conduct probate and trust administration from inception through conclusion.

• Strong familiarity with Washington State court procedures and probate administration processes.

• Extensive experience drafting court pleadings, preparing creditor’s claims, inventory of assets, and asset transfer documents.

• Conduct legal research.

• Experience with Federal and Washington State Estate Tax Return is desired but not required.

Keller Rohrback L.L.P. offers a strong collaborative team environment, in addition to a competitive compensation and benefits package. Interested applicants please send a cover letter and resume to HR@kellerrohrback.com. No phone calls, please.

Keller Rohrback L.L.P. is always interested in reviewing resumes from qualified applicants. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and references to Careers@kellerrohrback.com. No phone calls, please.