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Litigation Paralegal Liability Defense

Company name

Gerber Ciano Kelly Brady, LLP

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Aug 03,2018

Posted on

Jul 21,2018

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

White Plains, NY
Practice Area
Insurance Defense >> Insurance Defense
Litigation >> Litigation - Insurance
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Litigation Paralegal – Liability Defense Responsibilities: Work primarily with lawyers in the firm’s White Plains location, he or she will also interact and work on matters across the firm’s footprint. Drafting of pleadings, discovery demands/responses, motions, subpoenas, settlement documents, etc. Process authorizations and compile medical records. Analyzing medical records, draft summaries and chronologies. Communicate with courts, clients, experts, opposing counsel, and counsel for co-defendants as needed. Manage and update case activity to assist attorneys with case monitoring and client reporting.. Assist with prepping files for mediation, arbitration and trial. Prepare cases from inception to trial. Accurately record and maintain billable hours.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Paralegal certificate; Associate Degree or higher is preferred. Experience in civil litigation and management of high-volume of cases. Experience reviewing medical and technical records preferred. Ability to balance multiple priorities and meet deadlines. Strong oral and written communication skills. Legal research (Lexis, Westlaw) proficiency preferred. Works well in a fast-paced environment. Knowledge of New York State Unified Court System and Federal E-Filing Procedures. 2 years of MS Word, Excel and Outlook, and the ability to learn new programs and systems. Occasional overtime.
End Date :05-30-2019

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Gerber Ciano Kelly Brady, LLP
445 Hamilton Avenue
Suite 1500
White Plains, NY 10601

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