Litigation Paralegal (Subrogation Experience Required)

Law Offices of Marie Cheung-Truslow - Home Based

Full-time
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This is a remote position with prior remote working experience required.

Primary Responsibilities

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Draft correspondence to potential targets, attorneys, courts, third parties, etc.
  • Draft status letters to clients.
  • Research and obtain all relevant data and information for persuasive demand letters
  • Oversee local panel counsels throughout the country
  • Maintain approved experts roster
  • Draft and file pleadings, including research of parties’ via secretary of state
  • Docketing daily Trial schedules, statutes of limitations and deadlines.
  • Prepare initial drafts of discovery to propound and discovery objections and responses.
  • Prepare hearing, deposition, mediation and trial notebooks and exhibits.
  • Perform legal research.
  • Maintain deadlines calendar.
  • Schedule mediations, depositions, conference calls, etc.
  • Coordinate multiparty examinations of scenes and evidence.
  • E-filing on the state and federal level.
  • Coordinate service of process.
  • Trial preparation and attend trials.

Experience & Qualifications

  • The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of 5 years litigation trial experience.
  • In house insurance company experience is preferred.
  • The candidate will have the ability to work in a high volume environment.
  • Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills and able to provide excellent client/customer service.
  • Qualified candidates must be proficient in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Clio, FastCase, PowerPoint, E-Filing. Must exhibit strong typing skills and have the ability to learn and quickly become proficient in new computer software programs.
  • Have a mind set that this is a career enhancing position rather than a 9 to 5 job.
  • Candidates should possess excellent written and oral communication, strong proofreading and organizational skills. Candidates should also be detail oriented, be able to multi-task and have the knowledge and skills necessary to prioritize the workload independently.
  • Must possess a team oriented mindset.
  • Knowledge of insurance policy interpretation preferred.
  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision.
  • Must be self disciplined.

We offer 15 days of paid time off annually; paid holidays; a 401K plan with employer contribution after one full year of employment; and eligibility to receive discretionary annual bonuses after one full year of employment.

Must send resume and writing sample of any pleadings or demand letters you authored.

5 years (Preferred)

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $60,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Subrogation: 5 years (Required)

Minimum Previous Legal Responsibility:

  • Intermediate (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Benefits offered:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Flexible schedules