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Legal Assistant Paralegal

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Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Posted on

Aug 08,2018

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Houston, TX
Practice Area
Insurance Defense >> Insurance Defense
Litigation >> Litigation - Insurance
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Legal Assistant Paralegal Candidate will work in Insurance Defense/litigation law firm. Will include: Draft requests and answers to discovery including Interrogatories, Request for Production, Request for Admissions and Disclosures; Scheduling of depositions, mediations and client meetings; Correspond with adjusters to provide required documentation; Directly assist attorneys in all litigation matters; Maintain organization of a high volume docket; Assist Attorneys with E-filing; Request medical records, bills, and affidavits; Heavy client communication: contacting clients via telephone and receiving client calls; Drafting correspondence; Preparing, filing and distributing court documents to proper parties.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: High school diploma. Paralegal Certificate/Degree or equivalent. Must have 3+ years paralegal experience required, with personal injury/insurance defense and high volume docket a plus. Should be highly motivated and have a demonstrated ability to perform under strict deadlines with the goal of aggressively moving litigation docket forward. Have knowledge of court procedure and processes; Have excellent verbal and written communication skills; Have experience in a busy, fast-paced environment; Have the ability to organize, multi-task, meet deadlines and set priorities; Exhibit stability on resume; High stress tolerance a must; Have the ability to handle difficult clients and situations calmly and professionally. Excellent communication skills. Ability to handle multiple clients and multi-task. Detail-oriented. Proficiency in Microsoft Office: Word. Excel, and Outlook.

Company info

Andie Strange
ParalegalOffice Manager
Walters Balido & Crain
9801 Westheimer Road
Suite 302
Houston, TX 77042

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