Experienced litigation legal secretary needed for downtown Seattle office. Qualified candidates will have 7-10 years commercial litigation experience with stable job history. Skilled in ECF filing, docket calendaring, and litigation procedures is required.  Experience with managing federal court cases is required. Assisting at trial is a plus.

Must have superior communication and organizational abilities, be a self-starter and detail-oriented, have an enthusiastic and energetic team attitude, and able to work extended hours when necessary.  Poise and the ability to thrive in a challenging environment is essential.

Must be highly proficient in 2010 (or newer) Word and Excel and competent in PowerPoint.  Please send resumes in pdf format to Jami Grounds at jgrounds@susmangodfrey.com

Our firm seeks a knowledgeable network engineer who will work alongside the IT support team to ensure maximum performance and reliability of our network infrastructure while maintaining system integrity and security. The ideal candidate for the position of network engineer is efficient, thoughtful, and a good communicator, as well as having proven experience supporting Wide-Area-Networks, multiple high availability firewalls and redundant internet circuits, and security systems.

Network Engineer Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design, develop, implement, and maintain network infrastructure
  • Determine network bandwidth needs and recommend and implement measures to meet those requirements
  • Direct system installation
  • Program routers, switches, phones, video conferencing equipment and other network hardware
  • Maintain Cisco FirePower firewalls and manage security related events
  • Define, document, and enforce system standards
  • Design, recommend and implement new solutions to improve the resilience of network operations
  • Monitor network performance and troubleshoot problems and outages
  • Collaborate with network consultants to optimize system performance
  • Secure network systems with policies that define and monitor access
  • Assist with other system projects such as EMC SAN, Windows, and VMware server deployments, updates and troubleshooting

Network Engineer Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in network administration, information technology, or computer science
  • CISSP Required
  • Experience with Cisco ISE and FirePower firewalls
  • Ability to implement and troubleshoot OSPF, BGP, and EIGRP
  • Previous experience in a network consulting environment or as a network administrator
  • Experience supporting Windows server and VMware operating systems
  • Additional certifications preferred, such as
    • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
    • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) or Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)
  • Experience with various network types including LANs, WANs, WLANs, SANs, and VoIP networks
  • Participate in on-call rotation
  • Possess excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to perform well under pressure
  • Have high attention to detail
  • Be a confident communicator
  • Work well independently and in team settings

Please email resumes to kwhite@susmangodfrey.com

Susman Godfrey has an opening for paralegal in our Los Angeles office.  Qualified candidates will have 3-5 years of paralegal experience working in complex commercial litigation cases and a stable job history. Litigation experience includes: case management, e-discovery databases, preparing exhibits, pre-trial motions, preparing for and attending trial as a first chair paralegal, and ability to handle a varied docket of cases. Experience in Federal Court cases is preferred.

Must have superior communication and organizational abilities, be a quick learner, a self-starter and detail-oriented, have an enthusiastic team attitude, and able to work extended hours when necessary.  Poise and the ability to thrive in a challenging environment are essential.

Candidates must be proficient in Word, Excel, and a working knowledge of PowerPoint 2010. Must also be proficient in using document databases  such as  Relativity, Eclipse or similar electronic databases. Must be able to lift/carry 40 lbs. and able to work after hours when needed.  Position offers competitive salary and excellent benefits.  Please send resume to sgraham@susmangodfrey.com.

Susman Godfrey has an opening for paralegal in our New York office.  Qualified candidates will have 3-5 years of paralegal experience working in complex commercial litigation cases and a stable job history. Litigation experience includes: case management, e-discovery databases, preparing exhibits, pre-trial motions, preparing for and attending trial as a first chair paralegal, and ability to handle a varied docket of cases. Experience in Federal Court cases is preferred.

Must have superior communication and organizational abilities, be a quick learner, a self-starter and detail-oriented, have an enthusiastic team attitude, and able to work extended hours when necessary.  Poise and the ability to thrive in a challenging environment are essential.

Candidates must be proficient in Word, Excel, and a working knowledge of PowerPoint 2010. Must also be proficient in using document databases  such as  Relativity, Eclipse or similar electronic databases. Must be able to lift/carry 40 lbs. and able to work after hours when needed.  Position offers competitive salary and excellent benefits.  Please send resume to eelliott@susmangodfrey.com.