Paralegal-LEG

Walmart Stores BENTONVILLE, AR

About the Job

Position Description


Provides support for legal matters by receiving and reviewing requests for information; providing necessary information to leadership; collecting,
entering, and maintaining legal information in various legal systems; managing legal files and logs; scheduling meetings and calls and coordinating
with outside counsel, witnesses, and internal subject matter experts; providing status updates on legal processes and responding to questions about
legal matters; identifying warnings signs for legal matters; assisting in the prioritization of various tasks within different legal processes; ensuring that
attorneys are aware of pending deadlines; and assisting with budgeting and invoice review.
Conducts legal research and analysis by identifying the needed information and determining relevant facts (for example, involved parties, statutes of
limitations, judges' prior decisions in similar cases) to support legal matters; determining internal sources for document and information retrieval;
researching and retrieving documentation and information; collecting and reviewing documents to determine suitability of information for production
and document confidentiality; ensuring legal documents comply with applicable laws and regulations; distributing document retention notices;
providing recommendations on how to respond to various legal matters; making assessments and categorizing information to provide insights to
attorneys; and understanding and applying Walmart Legal Tracker and e-Discovery processes.

Minimum Qualifications


2 years’ experience as a paralegal, legal analyst, or in a related field AND a Paralegal certificate or Paralegal certification OR a Juris Doctor
degree.

Additional Preferred Qualifications


Bachelor’s degree in Legal Studies, Business Law, Business, or related field.
4 years’ experience as a paralegal in a law firm or corporate legal environment or related experience.

Company Summary


What started small, with a single discount store and the simple idea of selling more for less, has grown over the last 50 years into the largest retailer in the world. Each week, over 260 million customers and members visit our 11,695 stores under 59 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. With fiscal year 2017 revenue of $485.9 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. It's all part of our unwavering commitment to creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the world.