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Legal Staff Paralegal in Seattle, WA

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Company name

Allstate Insurance Company,

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial
Litigation - Insurance

Years of Experience

3-5 yrs required

Location

Seattle, WA

Date Last Verified

Jul 27,2018

Posted on

Jun 13,2018

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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. Review new file assignments, draft initial pleadings (e.g. answer, motion, etc.), and draft discovery. Prepare brief to assist client in presenting case in small claims court. Draft responses to discovery demands. Assist clients in answering questions regarding discovery. Review and serve responses to discovery demands. Assist attorney in preparing materials for trial, arbitration or mediation. Assist with the identification and summarizing of relevant issues; continually monitor issues and update attorney, as appropriate. Review new and proposed legislation and determine applicability. Must have Bachelor’s Degree in related field. Should preferably have American Bar Association (ABA) approved Paralegal Certificate in addition to Bachelor’s Degree. Must have 3-5 years of experience as a paralegal. Insurance-industry experience is preferred. Knowledge of legal holds and discovery processes is required. Basic budget management skills and ability to reconcile expense reports is needed.

Additional info

Job ID : 107097

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Allstate Insurance Company,
938 N 200th
St Ste A
Seattle, WA 98133-3149