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Legal Staff Paralegal in McAllen, TX

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Company name

Allstate Insurance Company,

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Insurance Defense

Years of Experience

2-5 yrs required


McAllen, TX

Date Last Verified

Apr 03,2018

Posted on

Feb 27,2018

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Senior Legal Assistant The candidate will be responsible for managing Insurance Defense and Tort Litigation / Disputes work and related issues/matters. Will provide administrative support for the Staff Counsel attorneys in an office under limited supervision. Enter and manages data, including pleadings, motions and all trial, arbitration and mediation letters; calendar and files related events in case management systems. Confirm related events/ activities, closes, maintain and archive files. Monitor and route internal/external client inquiries. Handle calls in a timely manner and ability to initiate oral and written responses to routine inquiries. Handles some ambiguous situations and confidential information. Handle multiple demands on an on-going basis including familiar situations, sensitive information and some high level contact. Monitors and maintains compliance with Team Connect (Litigation Management System).

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have High School Diploma/GED. 2-5 years of experience in a litigation setting or prior insurance defense experience is preferred. Intermediate to advanced communication skills including the ability to maintain a courteous and professional demeanor with clients, customers and with fellow employees handle calls in a timely manner and ability to initiate oral and written responses to routine inquiries. Must have intermediate to advanced knowledge of software applications including Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel, Internet, and other web-based applications. Knowledge of work group functions and processes beyond team boundaries is essential.

Additional info

Job ID : 97925

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Allstate Insurance Company,
2775 Sanders Road
Northbrook, IL 60062