Litigation Paralegal

Business Type: Administrative
Salary Range: 45-50k
Location: New Haven County
Hours: Full Time
Status: Temp to Hire

Job Description

This is a full-time position requiring flexible availability to work extra hours as needed


Primary Responsibilities

This job will entail working and managing personal injury cases from start to finish. Compensation will be based on the candidates demonstrated skills and competencies. Competitive benefits and paid parking made available.

  

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • communication with clients, witnesses, insurance adjusters and defense counsel
  • maintaining files; calendars, monitoring/tracking deadlines and maintaining schedules
  • filing and service of pleadings
  • preparing fee agreements
  • preparing complaints, subpoenas, petitions to extend the statute of limitations, motions, discovery requests and arbitration/mediation statements
  • obtaining, organizing and reviewing medical records and bills; processing invoices
  • responding to, reviewing and summarizing discovery
  • arranging for court reports and transcripts
  • trial preparation, including preparing exhibits and trial notebooks
  • verification of liens and billing
  • preparation of settlement statements; file closure

 

 KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Outlook and Excel 
  • Certification in paralegal studies or equivalent experience
  • Excellent writing and communication skills

Staff

  • Brandon Foster

REITMAN PERSONNEL SERVICES IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

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