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Legal- Mortgage Banking Litigation- Paralegal III (Jersey City, NJ or Brooklyn, NY)

Job Description

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management, and private equity.
The JPMorgan Chase Legal Department is responsible for providing legal services to the Corporation and is organized by practice groups that generally align with the Corporation’s lines of business and corporate staff areas.  This structure encourages legal teams and businesses and staff areas to discuss legal, regulatory and business developments effectively and in a timely manner.
 Position Description
Paralegal needed for the Mortgage Banking Litigation Department team responsible for assisting attorneys with a high volume of cases. The paralegal will update litigation matters in the Litigation matter management system as needed. Candidates should be able to review pleadings and other documents, communicate effectively with legal and non-legal staff, filter reports for distribution and work on assigned special projects.
Responsibilities Include:
  • Assist attorney with check requests
  • Review cases before it is closed and facilitate closing with the data quality team
  • Upload key pleadings, briefs and orders to the litigation matter management system
  • Monitor completion of fields that require attorney input
  • Prepare and review case checklists
  • Five to Seven years paralegal experience including preparing legal documents
  • College degree preferred, paralegal certificate a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong PC skills (proficient knowledge of MS Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, and Westlaw)
  • Ability to monitor own workload to meet their work goals
  • Analytical thinker who is an independent self-starter
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and handle several projects simultaneously
Req #: 160045306
Location: Jersey City, NJ US
Job Category: Legal
Employment Type: Full Time
Potential Referral Amount: 0 US Dollar (USD)

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