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Legal Analyst (Paralegal)

Date: Feb 15, 2019

Location: Houston, TX Texas, US

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Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy.

 

Chevron is accepting online applications to fill a position for Legal Analyst (Paralegal) located in Houston, Texas, through November 27, 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time). 

 

 

Requisition ID # 390790

 

 

Overview:


Enterprise Litigation includes paralegals who provide enterprise-wide support for litigation, transactional, compliance, and environmental matters. This position will provide paralegal support to the Upstream Law Litigation Management Group in Houston.  No relocation will be provided.

The individual will perform paralegal tasks under the guidance and direction of Corporate Leads, including:

  • Manage discovery for a varied and complex litigation docket, including environmental, employment, personal injury, royalty, commercial and property damage disputes
  • Manage subpoena responses
  • Assist with internal and external investigations
  • Collaborate with the internal and external legal team to manage preservation, data collection, and production
  • Conduct factual and legal research, including witness interviews
  • Contribute analysis and develop solutions to the legal teams supported  
  • Work closely with Chevron business partners, Corporate Leads, Legal Analysts, eDiscovery Specialists, and outside counsel, to resolve a variety of issues relating to litigation support
  • Ensure efficient and appropriate application of Law Function tools, processes, Company Policy and compliance through matter management


Required Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum of eight years of experience as a paralegal
  • Ability to effectively analyze and communicate legal issues across broad functional and organizational lines (e.g., business partners, subject matter experts and attorneys)
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Demonstrated judgment and ability to maintain high quality performance with competing deadlines
  • Strong communication skills (both oral and written) and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision in an often demanding and fast-paced setting
  • Ability to collaborate and partner with clients, management, business partners, in-house counsel, outside counsel, and staff
  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite of tools
  • Demonstrated experience with eDiscovery practice, process, developments and tools
  • Demonstrated initiative, ownership and accountability, with a commitment to contribute your perspective


Preferred Qualifications:

 

Paralegal certificate from ABA approved program

 

Relocation Options: 

 

Relocation will not be considered

 

International Considerations: 

 

Expatriate assignments will not be considered. 

 

Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.

 

Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:
 
Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.
 
Chevron participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law.
 
 


Nearest Major Market: Houston

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