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Legal Staff Paralegal in Irvine, CA

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Company name

Hyundai Capital America

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required

Location

Irvine, CA

Date Last Verified

Apr 26,2018

Posted on

Feb 26,2018

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Senior Litigation Paralegal The candidate will provide litigation senior paralegal support within the in-house Legal Team of Hyundai Capital America. Will work directly under the supervision of firm’s litigation attorneys to process, review and respond to consumer and commercial litigation and complaints involving FIRM and its affiliated financial services and insurance companies. Responsibilities include: intake, tracking, reporting, investigation and analysis of litigation and pre-litigation matters; preparation of responses to and negotiation with adverse parties; coordinating with outside counsel and preparing discovery; management of subpoenas and records requests; communication of legal requests and issues to business units; and other duties as assigned. The Senior Litigation Paralegal is also responsible for the managing and updating of procedures and preparation of reporting applicable to the above responsibilities. Process, analyze, investigate and prepare responses to attorney-represented customer and consumer complaints , including direct communication with adverse counsel as needed. Assist operational business units in analyzing and responding to customer complaints submitted to various regulatory agencies. Process, analyze, investigate, and report/summarize litigation against the Company; assist in retention and management of outside counsel; prepare discovery and litigation responses; prepare and process settlement agreements and payments and ensure matter dismissal and closure. Maintain docket/calendar for all assigned matters. Preparation of monthly reporting on litigation and complaint matters and updating of related policies and procedures. All other duties as assigned. Should have strong oral and writing skills and attention to detail. Should have strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with adverse parties and employees at all levels in a courteous and professional manner. Familiarity with federal and state codes of civil procedure and litigation processes is essential. Should be skilled in use of usual technology, and ability to become proficient on CounselorLibrary, LEXIS-NEXIS, PACER and other legal research tools and software; Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint). CA B&P Code 6450 Paralegal Certificate is required. 8+ years of relevant litigation experience, including law firm and/or in-house position(s), required. Financial institution/captive finance in-house legal department and regulatory and consumer compliance experience is preferred. Notary credential is preferred.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Hyundai Capital America
3161 Michelson Drive
Ste 1900
Irvine, CA 92612