Paralegal

Strong and Hanni, Law Firm - Salt Lake City, UT

Full-time

Paralegal, Insurance Defense Litigation

Litigation Paralegal- Salt Lake City, Utah Strong and Hanni Law Firm 102 South 200 East Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

Strong and Hanni is seeking a knowledgeable, talented, driven Insurance Defense Litigation Paralegal to provide direct assistance to attorneys. Experienced in Personal Injury or Insurance Defense is preferred. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, self-motivated, and consistently complete assignments with little supervision. This position requires strong ability to organize and complete several tasks simultaneously.

This position will assist the attorneys in all stages of litigation and trial work, including the preparation of documents necessary for litigation. Duties include, but are not limited to, drafting, editing and proofreading legal documents; maintaining several calendars; preparing, collecting, summation and organizing the information, data and evidence for use by attorneys in hearings or trials.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare legal documents, including briefs, pleadings, and interrogatories.
  • Assist lawyers by researching legal precedent, investigating facts, and preparing legal documents.
  • Conduct research to support a legal proceeding, to formulate a defense, cause of action and to initiate legal proceedings.
  • Preparation and organization of case research, notes, medical records, legal documents and client materials.
  • Gather and analyze research data, such as statutes, decisions, and legal articles, codes, and documents.
  • Verify documents for accuracy. Editing and proofreading legal documents; researching, medical records, public and private records.
  • Preparing, collecting, summation and organizing the information, data and evidence for use by attorneys in hearings or trials; researching public and private records.
  • Perform other duties as requested.

Qualifications: Must have strong written and oral communication skills. Must have experience in drafting complaints, motions, answers, and other pleadings, Knowledge of the local rules of court, perform legal research, correspondence etc. Needs to be well organize and have a professional presentation. Excellent computer and organizational. This is a great opportunity for a true, professional paralegal.

Benefits

Great Health and Dental Benefits Available

Generous 401k Retirement Plan

Paid Life Insurance Employee

Assistance Program Covered Parking or UTA Trax Pass

Paid Holidays

Exercise Facility

Paid - PTO

Please send your resume and salary requirements to: Jennifer Hess Human Resource Manager Strong and Hanni Law Firm

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • paralegal: 2 years (Preferred)

License:

  • Paralegal Certificate (Preferred)