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Wanted Paralegal

Posted on: 26 Jun 2019 117 views
: Paralegal
: Allstate Insurance Company
: Law Degree OR Paralegal Degree
: 1

Job Description

Job Family Summary
The Litigation Services Paralegal job family supports the efficient operation of the Law & Regulation (L&R) Litigation Services department by applying knowledge of legal concepts and processes.   Under the direction of the department’s attorneys, supports the management of insurance defense and tort litigation/dispute work and related issues/matters. 

Job Summary
Provides paralegal support for Litigation Services attorneys.  Prepares pleadings and motions.  Under general attorney supervision, facilitates the discovery process, including: obtaining records, reviewing documents, interviewing clients, preparing trial materials, and summarizing and analyzing research. Identifies, summarizes, and monitors relevant issues. 

Key Responsibilities

Review new file assignments, draft initial pleadings (e.g. answer, motion, etc.), and draft discovery
 Prepare brief to assist client in presenting case in small claims court
 Draft responses to discovery demands
 Assist clients in answering questions regarding discovery
 Review and serve responses to discovery demands  
 Assist attorney in preparing materials for trial, arbitration or mediation   
 Assist with the identification and summarizing of relevant issues; continually monitor issues and update attorney, as appropriate
 Review new and proposed legislation and determine applicability

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Job Qualifications

Education:  Bachelor’s Degree in related field -or- Paralegal Certificate required, American Bar Association (ABA) approved preferred
 Insurance-industry experience preferred
 Knowledge of legal holds and discovery processes
 Analytical skills and strong attention to detail
 Ability to identify, prioritize and solve problems effectively regarding basic matters
 Ability to work in diverse, multi-office, and long-distance environment
 Basic budget management skills and ability to reconcile expense reports
 Basic project management skills and experience interacting with law firm/vendors
 Ability to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality of sensitive information
 Basic researching, proofreading, and formatting skills
 Ability to collaborate and interact with all levels of personnel and build strong relationships with business colleagues
 High degree of ethics and integrity
 Strong interpersonal skills, advanced written and oral communication and effective customer service skills
 Ability to identify inconsistencies in routine work and initiate corrective action within own workflow
 Able to deliver results with a sense of urgency
 Adapts well to change; able to multi-task and make effective decisions in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
 Is a proactive self-starter who is able to manage his/her time effectively and work independently
 Regular, predictable attendance is an essential function of this job.

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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