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Legal Staff Paralegal in New York City, NY

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Company name

Wilson Elser

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Max 2 yrs required

Location

USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Aug 07,2018

Posted on

Jul 27,2018

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Paralegal The candidate will manage professional written work product, with ability to concisely explain what matters most and why -- for audiences that will include clients, courts, and litigant counsel. Will interact with client contacts for information, document, and witness information gathering, evaluation, and assessment as bears on investigation and discovery process and resolution strategies. Investigator interaction: including evaluation of claim needs in line with goals, and communication and supervision of investigation process. Written discovery preparation and compliance supervision internal and external. Witness interaction for critical information gathering, and deposition process. Medical record interpretation, evaluation, and summarization of contents as matters to critical liability, damages, and discovery issues. Discovery and substantive motion support, such as drafting and preparing, as commensurate with skill set. Must have a Bachelor's degree; paralegal certificate is preferred Should have 0-2 years New York State litigation experience. Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel is needed. Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential. Excellent organizational skills are needed. Legal Research (Lexis, Westlaw) proficiency is preferred. Medical Record interpretation and summaries is preferred.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Wilson Elser
150 East 42nd Street
New York City, NY 10017