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Legal Staff Paralegal in Chicago, IL

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Company name

Allstate Insurance Company,

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

USA Chicago, IL

Date Last Verified

Sep 14,2018

Posted on

Jul 31,2018

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Casualty Paralegal The candidate provides paralegal support for Litigation Services attorneys. Prepares pleadings and motions. Under general attorney supervision, facilitates the discovery process, including: obtaining records, reviewing documents, interviewing clients, preparing trial materials, and summarizing and analyzing research Identifies, summarizes, and monitors relevant issues. Assists the team with subrogation matters. Reviews files to confirm the amount of subrogation sought as well as target/s of subrogation demands in order to prepare demand letters and pleadings. Work with claims partners on any information needed. Gathering facts, using websites to obtain information. Assist with the identification of relevant issues; continually monitor issues and update attorney, Associate appropriate Gather matter related documents for the attorney to analyze. Enter matter data and upload new documents. Assist with management of litigation, as needed. Should have Bachelor’s Degree in related field -or- American Bar Association (ABA) approved Paralegal Certificate. Insurance industry experience is preferred; subrogation, personal injury or insurance defense experience is especially desirable. Knowledge of process of drafting and filing justice/county/district court cases and service issues as well as basic discovery and court document preparation is essential. Basic skills and experience interacting with vendors such as process servers and court personnel is essential. Must have basic proofreading, and formatting skills. Should have strong interpersonal skills, advanced written and oral communication and effective customer service skills.

Additional info

Job ID :108674

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Allstate Insurance Company,
6315 N Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60646