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Legal Staff Paralegal in Glendale, CA

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Company name

Allstate Insurance Company,

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

USA Glendale, CA

Date Last Verified

Apr 11,2018

Posted on

Feb 27,2018

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Paralegal The candidate will provide paralegal support for Litigation Services attorneys. Will prepare pleadings and motions. Under general attorney supervision, facilitates the discovery process, including: obtaining records, reviewing documents, interviewing clients, preparing trial materials, and summarizing and analyzing research Identifies, summarizes, and monitors relevant issues. Review new file assignments, draft initial pleadings (e.g. answer, motion, etc.), and draft discovery. Prepare brief to assist client in presenting case in small claims court. Draft responses to discovery demands. Assist clients in answering questions regarding discovery. Review and serve responses to discovery demands. Assist attorney in preparing materials for trial, arbitration or mediation. Assist with the identification and summarizing of relevant issues; continually monitor issues and update attorney, as appropriate. Review new and proposed legislation and determine applicability

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Bachelor’s Degree in related field -or- American Bar Association (ABA) approved Paralegal Certificate. Insurance-industry experience is preferred. Knowledge of legal holds and discovery processes is essential. Basic budget management skills and ability to reconcile expense reports is essential. Basic project management skills and experience interacting with law firm/vendors is essential. Basic researching, proofreading, and formatting skill is essential. Strong interpersonal skills, advanced written and oral communication and effective customer service skill is essential.

Additional info

Job ID :97575

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Allstate Insurance Company,
200 W Glenoaks Blvd
Ste 205
Glendale, CA 91202-3618