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Paralegal - Attorney and Litigation Support in Hartford, CT at Staffing Now

Date Posted: 5/20/2019

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Job Description


Hartford Law Firm has an immediate need for an experienced Paralegal for Attorney and Litigation Support. This person will be responsible for preparing client files to achieve the best possible settlement, regardless of whether a case goes to trial.
Duties and Responsibilities: not limited to the following;

  • Communicates with all involved parties in a timely manner.
  • Analyze documents, drafts pleadings and supporting documentation, analyze insurance.
  • Develop case strategy.
  • Identify case relevant parties, liabilities, and issues.
  • Collects, analyzes, organizes, and maintains factual information and documents in accordance with correct legal practices, procedures, and firm protocols.
  • Obtains, analyzes, and summarizes medical records.
  • Prepares legal documents including affidavits, pleadings, briefs, and legal correspondence.
  • Prepares and answers interrogatories and responds to requests for documents.
  • Prepares and files pleadings, motions, and other documents with the court as directed.
  • Summarizes testimonies and transcripts.
  • Drafts settlement documentation including demand letters, powers of attorney, settlement statements, and releases.
  • Directs and coordinates law office activity for team, including subpoenas, police reports, and medical records.


Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 2-4 years experience
  • Paralegal Certification
  • Time Management skills
  • Microsoft Word, Excel
  • Case Management Systems; Aderant Total Office preferred but not required