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Litigation Paralegal - Liability Defense

Company name

Gerber Ciano Kelly Brady LLP

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Garden City, NY

Date Last Verified

Apr 11,2018

Posted on

Apr 10,2018
Practice Area
Insurance Defense >> Insurance Defense
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
Litigation >> Litigation - Insurance
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Litigation Paralegal - Liability Defense The candidate will be drafting of pleadings, discovery demands/responses, motions, subpoenas, settlement documents, etc. Will be processing authorizations and compile medical records. Analyzing medical records, draft summaries and chronologies. Communicating with courts, clients, experts, opposing counsel, and counsel for co-defendants as needed. Managing and updating case activity to assist attorneys with case monitoring and client reporting. Assisting with prepping files for mediation, arbitration and trial. Preparing cases from inception to trial. Accurately record and maintain billable hours.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a Paralegal certificate. An Associate Degree or higher is preferred. Must have 2+ years of experience. Experience in civil litigation and management of high-volume of cases essential. Experience reviewing medical and technical records preferred. Strong oral and written communication skills essential. Legal research (Lexis, Westlaw) proficiency preferred. Knowledge of New York State Unified Court System and Federal E-Filing Procedures needed. Should have 2 years of MS Word, Excel and Outlook, and the ability to learn new programs and systems experience. Must be familiar with all aspects of liability and defense litigation.

Deadline: May 30, 2018.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Gerber Ciano Kelly Brady LLP
100 Garden City Plaza
Suite 300
Garden City, NY 11530

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