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Paralegal - Personal Injury Team

Company name

CONTACT GOVERNMENT SERVICES

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Queens, NY

Date Last Verified

Apr 18,2018

Posted on

Mar 24,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Personal Injury
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Paralegal - Personal Injury Team Duties: Assistance with preparation of documents to be filed/served such as discovery requests & responses, motions & responses, interrogatories, reports, and official communications. Attendance at depositions, trials, hearings, as well as on client conference calls/meetings. Management of correspondence for multiple ongoing matters. Maintenance of case files for multiple ongoing matters including organization of official case materials, attorney work product, and template documentation specific to matters. General support to attorney case teams including logistics, research, and matter facts. Assistance with document review/organization including preparation of hard copy document sets or digital portfolios.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university General Experience:. 3+ years of experience as a paralegal or in a similar legal support position.. 2+ years of experience with personal injury law. Proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, and PowerPoint. Proficiency with Adobe Pro & Reader. Ability to efficiently multi-task and prioritize between multiple active matters. Excellent communication skills through face-to-face, email, and phone correspondence. Ability to accurately and efficiently track time spent on specific tasks and matters. General knowledge of personal injury case procedures including depositions, discovery requests, hearings. Ability to act with with limited instruction under strict deadlines. PREFERRED: Active ABA Paralegal Certificate. Strong documentation skills, including the ability to maintain and organize multiple versions and drafts of documents. 5+ years as paralegal or similar legal support position. Experience with document review platforms such as Relativity, Concordance, Summation, iPro, View Point, etc. Working knowledge of EDRM and associated case timeline. Previous attendance as trial/hearing support team member.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
CONTACT GOVERNMENT SERVICES
1250 I Eye Street NW
Suite 750
Washington, DC 20005

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