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Legal Staff Paralegal in Dallas, TX

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Company name

Allstate Insurance Company, Inc

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General

Location

Dallas, TX

Date Last Verified

Aug 24,2017

Posted on

Jun 29,2017

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Paralegal The candidate will serve as a Litigation Services Paralegal. Will support the efficient operation of the Law and Regulation (L&R) Litigation Services department by applying knowledge of legal concepts and processes. Under the direction of the department's attorneys, support the management of insurance defense and tort litigation/dispute work and related issues/matters. Provide paralegal support for Litigation Services attorneys. Prepare pleadings and motions. Under general attorney supervision, facilitate the discovery process, including: obtaining records, reviewing documents, interviewing clients, preparing trial materials, and summarizing and analyzing research. Identify, summarize, and monitor relevant issues. Prepare files for pursuit of pleadings and motions. Conduct discovery (responses and summaries), including obtaining records and drafting and reviewing documents. Interview clients and prepare trial materials. Conduct legal research. Work under the direction and supervision of a licensed attorney. Monitor and maintain compliance with claim litigation management system - Team Connect. Should have a Bachelor's degree in related field. ABA approved Paralegal certificate is required. Meaningful experience in a litigation setting preferred. Prior insurance defense experience a plus. Knowledge of legal holds and discovery processes is needed. Should have advanced knowledge of software applications including Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel, Adobe Pro, Internet, and other web-based applications.

Additional info

Job ID: 69941

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Allstate Insurance Company, Inc
P.O. Box 660636
Dallas, TX 75266