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Legal Staff Paralegal in Brooklyn, NY

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Company name

Metropolitan Life Insurance Company - MetLife

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General

Years of Experience

5-7 yrs required

Location

Brooklyn, NY

Date Last Verified

Aug 11,2017

Posted on

May 09,2017

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Profile

Paralegal - House Counsel Responsibilities: Actively support a team of attorneys in all aspects of complex litigation matters, including legal research and preparation of cases from discovery to trial. Drafting answers, responses and demands for discovery and various motions, drafting AAA arbitration submissions. Maintain appropriate communication with claims adjusters and clients. Liaise between attorneys, claims representatives and court officials. Routinely update and track case information with Time Matters Management system. Review and analyze medical/legal records.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or paralegal certification or equivalent work experience. 5-7+ years of experience in a busy high volume defense/plaintiffs firm. Knowledge of No Fault and Bodily Injury Law. Computer literate in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, elaw, ecourts and Practice Management systems. Ability to work independently and collaboratively. Proficient in New York No Fault and Bodily Injury defense. Experience in electronic filing via New York State Unified Court System.

Additional info

Requisition #: 42101

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company - MetLife
15 Bay Ridge Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220