Overview

We believe that our company’s success depends on the passion and creativity of our amazing employees. To create environments in which our people can fully thrive, we turn to our guiding behaviors: Be human. Make it real. Think about tomorrow. These set the tone for Best Buy, along with our Rallying Cry: Let’s talk about what’s possible. Our supportive leaders collaborate with their teams through ongoing feedback and two-way dialogue to maintain a culture continual learning. All these factors combine to create an unbeatable experience for both customers and employees. If you like to have fun while you work, build confidence and grow your career, you’ll fit right in.
Role Summary:
This Paralegal on the Consumer Litigation Team will primarily respond to subpoenas.  In addition, work may include gathering information for demand responses; writing responses to and negotiating resolutions with adverse parties; preparation of defense packets; case file maintenance; and overall case management and reporting. This position will have client communication.  The position will also handle other related legal functions in support of others on the team. The successful applicant will have consumer litigation experience, superior organizational skills, excellent computer skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.), and writing skills. The paralegal candidate must have the ability to independently manage caseloads and tasks as assigned with the ability to meet deadlines.

Responsibilities:
• Responses to subpoenas
• Responses to demand letters
• Preparation of defense packets
• Information/fact gathering including client communications
• Case management, including file maintenance
• Administrative support, including reporting
• Work with outside counsel

Basic Requirements:
• Paralegal Certificate or Paralegal Associate Degree
• 1 year of litigation experience

Preferred Requirements:
• Strong writing and communication skills and attention to detail
• Strong Microsoft Office Suite and in particular Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills
• The ability to work and manage case load and tasks independently
• The ability to meet deadlines
• The ability to balance multiple priorities
• Working knowledge of legal case management systems

How we take care of our employees!
In addition to offering a challenging and fulfilling opportunity, we have a competitive salary and bonus program, full benefits including 23 days of PTO (that is 4 weeks!), and a generous employee discount.  Our campus has many amazing amenities, including: full cafeteria, fitness center, onsite discounted daycare, not 1 but 2 Caribou’s, US Bank, dry-cleaning service, company store, Farmers Market ONSITE, and free covered parking (you won’t have to brush snow off of your car in the winter!)

Tagged as: communciation, consumer litigation, multitasking, paralegal, subpoena response, timeline management

About Best Buy

We believe that our company’s success depends on the passion and creativity of our amazing employees. To create environments in which our people can fully thrive, we turn to our guiding behaviors: Be human. Make it real. Think about tomorrow. These set the tone for Best Buy, along with our Rallying Cry: Let’s talk about what’s possible. These allow us to enrich lives through technology, and this happens best when our employees feel empowered to connect with customers by bringing their full selves to work.

If you like to have fun while you work, build confidence and grow your career, you’ll fit right in.

 

How we take care of our employees!
In addition to offering a challenging and fulfilling opportunity, we have a competitive salary and bonus program, Paid Caregiver Leave, full benefits including 23 days of PTO (that is 4 weeks!), and a generous employee discount.  Our campus has many amazing amenities, including: full cafeteria, fitness center, onsite discounted daycare, not 1 but 2 Caribou’s, US Bank, dry-cleaning service, company store, Farmers Market ONSITE every week, and free covered parking (you won’t have to brush snow off of your car in the winter!)