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Location : California - Irvine
Refer to Job # PYDQ822364
Experienced Litigation Paralegal Duties: Communicate frequently with clients. Clients seek's professional services related to the most traumatic events in their lives, so compassion and empathy are critical. Administer and maintain electronic document filing system. Assist with in-court appearances, such as hearings and trials, where possible. Drafting legal documents (complaints, propound/respond to discovery, have knowledge of civil procedure rules, memoranda, pleadings, affidavits, expert reports, etc.). Finalizing and proofreading drafts. Maintain attorney calendar, including calendaring appearances and deadlines. Prepare notices, schedule depositions and serve subpoenas. Secure medical records from various treating healthcare providers. Gather healthcare lien information. Assist with fact investigation.
Qualifications: Previous work experience involving litigation of claims. Must have 5+ years experience in personal injury litigation (plaintiff or defense). Strong legal drafting experience. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Bilingual English / Spanish desired. (Please indicate on resume). Must be proficient in all Microsoft Office based computer programs. Self-motivated and must take initiative. Ability to make timely decisions in the face of obstacles, difficulties, and challenges. Focus on meeting demanding deadlines. Meticulous attention to accuracy, detail and organization. Must maintain professionalism in stressful and challenging situations. Naturally inquisitive, continuous learner, hungry for new knowledge/skills. Ability to maintain confidentiality. Well-organized and detail-oriented, with ability to multi-task and function positively in a fast-paced environment. Knowledge of court rules and filing procedures (including e-filing), and ability to adhere to law office procedures.
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