Job Details

Paralegal

Company name

Kemper Corporation.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Valid Through

Mar 07, 2021

Posted on

Nov 22, 2020

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Miami, FL, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Personal Injury
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Paralegal
Responsibilities: Handles heavy case load and assigned to one attorney Will handle various types of litigation including but not limited to PIP, bodily injury, subrogation and property damage matters. Handles responses to discover and propounding same; including meeting with clients when necessary. Assists with preparation of cases for trial, depositions and hearings Assists attorneys with the preparation of responses to discovery, including meeting with clients when necessary. Assists with preparation of cases for trial. Sends out discovery requests. Monitors compliance with discovery by all parties and prepares motions as appropriate. Assists attorneys with investigation of cases. Obtains medical, insurance, employment and/or other records/information, through record requests or subpoenas. Assists with the drafting of motions, briefs and other documents. Communicates with clients, claims adjusters, litigation specialists, attorneys’ offices, medical provider offices, police departments, courts and agents to request additional information/documentation as assigned. Sets up legal file jackets, as needed. Maintains summary of all records received by case, for attorneys and other claims personnel. Performs legal research at the request of the attorneys.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Must have a paralegal certificate or degree Mist have 3+ years paralegal experience; including knowledge and practice of drafting discovery documents and discovery responses, summarizing claims files and medical records and interviewing clients Must be familiar with operation of general office equipment including calculator, fax machine, copy machine, etc. Excellent verbal and written communication, organizational and time management skills required. Prior PC experience required including knowledge of word processing software (Word and Excel preferred). Knowledge of law office management, time billing and legal research software preferred.

Additional info

Ref-20-0010512

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Kemper Corporation.
One East Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601-1802

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