Paralegal, Consumer Litigation



  • Tesla is seeking a talented Paralegal to join our Legal team at our Fremont, CA or Austin, TX locations. This role will directly support Tesla’s Consumer Litigation team. The ideal candidate will have technical acumen, the ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks and duties, and solid experience with various types of litigation such as consumer demands, arbitrations, and complaints. The position will report directly to the Associate Paralegal Manager, Consumer and Product Liability Litigation.


  • 5+ years of relevant experience handing litigation matters. Consumer litigation background a plus.
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or paralegal certification preferred or equivalent experience and evidence of exceptional ability.
  • In-house and/or top-tier law firm experience preferred.
  • Understanding of litigation motion practice, discovery, arbitration, trial, and appellate procedure.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, fact-finding, and negotiation skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to manage a high volume of matters, work efficiently, prioritize workflow, meet demanding deadlines, and oversee multi-dimensional projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong work ethic with a goal-oriented focus as well as flexibility to take on new areas of responsibilities.