Entry Level Paralegal – Atlanta, GA

Norcross / Georgia / United States

About WestRock
About WestRock WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.

Entry Level Paralegal – Atlanta, GA


504 Thrasher
Norcross, Georgia, 30071
United States

Junior Paralegal – Atlanta, GA

WestRock is seeking a Litigation Paralegal to join our corporate legal team in Atlanta, GA.

Local Candidates Only

How you will impact WestRock:

  • Oversee and manage responses to subpoenas and other service of process, as assigned.

  • Assist with other legal support activities, such as employment agreements, reimbursements, collections, etc.

  • Create and manage matters in matter management and e-billing database (Legal Tracker experience is a plus).

  • Assist with litigation holds, custodian interviews, document collection and production working with outside counsel and e-discovery vendors and internal IT resources. 

  • Work is performed in an office setting during general office hours of 8:30 – 5:30; arrival and departure times are flexible within a range.

What you need to succeed:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university is required  

  • Paralegal Certificate from an accredited Paralegal Program and NALA certification is preferred  

  • 1-2 years’ experience in a clerical/legal administration position. 

  • Ability to multi-task and work in fast-paced environment; well-organized and able to manage multiple and changing priorities.

  • Strong internal and external communications skills and ability to work with remote managers and business leaders.

  • Ability to work independently as well as within a collaborative team environment.

  • Energized by change and interested in creating solutions through use of technology resources.

  • Excellent written and analytical skills.

  • Advanced user of Microsoft Office Suite, including Sharepoint, Excel, Skype and Powerpoint.

 

What we offer: 

  • Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

  • Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

  • An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

  • A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.

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*CBWR

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans. 


 

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