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Paralegal

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Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Aug 13,2018

Posted on

Aug 10,2018

Years of Experience

3-5 yrs required

Location

Towson, MD
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Personal Injury
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Paralegal Responsibilities: Assists attorneys in discovery and pre-trial matters under attorney supervision. Assists attorneys in handling assigned case files and delivering other legal services under attorney supervision. Assists attorneys in discovery, pre-trial matters and/or trial preparation. Drafts pleadings, motions, subpoenas, appellate pleadings, and other documents as assigned. Assists in trial preparation and strategy development, and actively participates in courtroom as attorney's assistant. Assist two full-time attorneys with discovery, medical record collection, witness disclosure, expert witness preparation and pre-trial motions in first and third party insurance defense cases.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: A qualified paralegal should have 3-5 years of civil litigation experience in personal injury cases. Litigation or paralegal experience, paralegal degree or certificate and/or medical training is required. Education, experience, and thorough understanding of litigation process in state of operation and local jurisdiction. Understanding of local, state and federal rules. Understanding and experience with medical records and terminology. Legal writing and research skills and knowledge of proper format and citations.

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Requisition ID: req4528

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Hiring Coordinator
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company.
One State Farm Plaza
Bloomington, IL 61710

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