Leah Byrne McAllister
Paralegal
Morgantown, WV
office 304.291.7930
  • Overview
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  • Community Involvement
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Ms. McAllister is a paralegal for the Litigation Practice Group.

Education

  • College of the Holy Cross, B.A., 2000

Experience

  • Managing both paper and electronic discovery and designing and implementing databases used to support litigation
  • Serving as a liaison between attorneys and information technology in cases involving e-discovery
  • Communicating with vendors, managing document reviews and coordinating productions
  • Providing SummationPro training
  • Providing a wide variety of litigation support services, including document collection, review and production
  • Extensive experience assisting in trials and arbitrations, as well as in insurance litigation
  • Previously a litigation paralegal with a firm involved in several 9/11-related matters including the World Trade Center insurance coverage litigation
  • Knowledgeable about the service of subpoenas both within and outside of West Virginia
  • Project/case management work for 16 years including management of project budgets
  • Proficient in Summation/Relativity/Concordance; Trial Director; Microsoft Office Suite; Time Map; Web-Ex; Westlaw, Lexis-Nexis and PACER; Sanction, DB/Textworks, Livenote and Trial Max
  • Litigation Paralegal, Ropes & Gray, LLP, 2000-2006, extensive trial and arbitration experience
  • Client Coordinator, The Continuous Learning Group, Inc., 2006, 2009
E-Discovery Litigation

Community Involvement

  • President-Elect, Mon County Habitat for Humanity, 2013-Present (President beginning July 2017)
  • Citizens Review Board, United Way of Mon and Preston County, 2011-2016
  • Vice-President, Greenmont Neighborhood Association, 2008-Present
  • President, The GIFT Foundation, 2005-2006

 Other

  • Proficient in Summation/Relativity/Concordance; Trial Director; Microsoft Office Suite; Time Map; Web-Ex; Westlaw, Lexis-Nexis and PACER;
  • Sanction, DB/Textworks, Livenote and Trial Max