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Legal Staff Paralegal in Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

USA Fort Lauderdale, FL

Posted on

Apr 04,2018

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Law Firm Staff brings you up to date and high quality legal staff openings in law firms and in-house legal departments of business organizations. In addition, we help solo attorneys hire experienced personnel from the legal industry. We not only have the best law firm staff positions, but we also have the most. Litigation Paralegal Candidate will be expected to perform: Preparation and filing of legal documents and service of documents on third parties; Preparation and transmission of legal correspondence; Coordination, scheduling and rescheduling of hearings with opposing counsel; Negotiation with opposing counsel for purposes of entering into agreed orders; Scheduling, calendaring and maintenance of all deadlines including court filings, court hearings, conferences, mediations and meetings; Communication with clients, judicial assistants, opposing counsel and court staff; Assumption of responsibility for attorney s calendar such that candidate will provide attorney with reminders and advanced notice of pending items in order to ensure all deadlines are timely met; Preparation of responses to written discovery.

Candidate must have: 2-3 years of litigation experience (first party insurance claims preferred); Proficiency in Outlook, WORD and EXCEL (proficiency in TimeMatters a plus); Excellent grammar (speaking and written), proof-reading and listening skills; Fluency in Spanish and/or Creole a plus; Excellent phone demeanor, professional manner and appearance; Detail oriented with good organizational skills; Able to work independently as well as be a team player; Friendly and outgoing; and Able to multi-task.

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Law Firm Staff