Litigation Paralegal in Long Island, NY| LawFirmStaff

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Title : Litigation Paralegal

Location : New York - Long Island
Refer to Job # REOX861296

required ## Litigation Paralegal at Law Firm #### Job Overview Law Firm is looking for a highly motivated and organized Litigation Paralegal with a Bachelor's degree and experience in personal injury defense to join its team. The successful candidate should have excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong MS Office and Adobe Acrobat skills, strong attention to detail, strong investigation skills, and the ability to build rapport with clients and insurance claims adjusters. This position offers an annual salary of $45,000 - $60,000. #### Responsibilities - Identify and docket incoming and outgoing case documents - Stay ahead, and on top, of case deadlines and events - Review and identify investigation/claim materials - Review and identify contracts and construction records - Review, identify, and summarize medical records - Conduct online search and investigation - Prepare memos regarding document review and other findings - Process record authorizations - Draft routine legal notices, discovery demands, and responses - Draft discovery motions - Prepare exhibits to third-party pleadings, discovery responses, depositions, motions, mediation position papers, and trial - Assist in finalizing and serving legal documents - Prepare good faith letters - Draft litigation budgets - Assist in preparation for depositions, court conferences, mediation, and trials - E-file legal documents in both State and Federal Courts - Compile and assemble IME records - Identifying medical experts and coordinating IMEs - Draft RJI, RADI, and other court forms - Compile and assemble records on appeal - Organize and manage the paper filing on handled cases - Account for time spent on billable and non-billable legal tasks, including maintaining an up-to-date electronic billing record #### Qualifications - Bachelor's degree or equivalent - Previous experience in personal injury defense - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Strong MS Office and Adobe Acrobat skills - Strong attention to detail - Strong investigation skills - Strong prioritization and organization skills - Ability to build rapport with clients and insurance claims adjusters - Familiarity with insurance claims materials - Experience in using the ABA Uniform Task-Based Management System in budgeting and accounting for paralegal time - Experience with Time Matters a plus #### Job Type Full-time #### Pay $45,000.00 - $60,000.00 per year #### Benefits - 401(k) - 401(k) matching - Dental insurance - Flexible spending account - Health insurance - Health savings account - Life insurance - Paid time off - Parental leave - Vision insurance #### Schedule - 8 hour shift - Monday to Friday #### Travel Requirement No travel required Bachelor's (Required)

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