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Litigation Paralegal

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Mar 24,2019

Valid Through

Jul 07,2019

Posted on

Feb 27,2019

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Orlando, FL, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Litigation Paralegal
Duties: Work directly with attorneys in personal injury, premise liability and product liability departments. Handle incoming and outgoing calls and mail Check request for medical records and mail all checks requested Follow-up on medical records requests. Obtain and maintain necessary information for each file that may include calls to client for death certificates, autopsy reports, etc. and follow-up to make sure that the documents are provided. Prepare and send medical records/x-ray films to Experts. Prepare Affidavits to send to Experts. Respond to Pre-suit Discovery, once a NOI is done. Answer Interrogatories. Schedule Hearings and prepare necessary documents for the Hearing. (e.g Motion to Compel hearings). Trial Preparation that include reservations to and from trial, etc. Turndown Memos. Trial updates for the department (Due monthly). All scheduling assignments that include telephone conferences with Experts, clients, pre-deposition conferences, and depositions. (Contact Court Reporter and set-up telephonic conferences for all depositions). Generate Investigative Turndowns per Attorney’s request. Create To-Do tasks. Update Outlook calendar and Red Diary.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: Must have 3 + years of experience in litigation in Florida, and have strong knowledge and state statutes, court rules, forms, processes and procedures. Must have experience answering discovery, trial and mediation preparation, and have the ability to summarize depositions and medical records. Should be able to adapt in a fast-paced environment and effectively manage a high volume case load.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Morgan & Morgan, PA.
20 North Orange Avenue
Suite 1600
Orlando, FL 32801

Review:

"Great Firm"

Former Employee intern in Tampa,FL City, - Reviewed on March 22, 2019

The management at this firm is awesome for being such a big firm! I do not have any recommendations.

Pros : This is a great firm to work for! Great benefits, wonderful people, and you are always busy which is a great thing always! I would definitely recommend applying.
Cons : I honestly cannot say anything bad about this firm thus far. The only downside is that you can expect to work alot, but thats not always such a bad thing.
Current or former employee? : Former Employee
Last Year at Employer : 2018
Job type : Intern
Length of Employment : 1-2 years

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