Litigation Paralegal (Personal Injury)

Location: Glendale, CA
Date Posted: 09-11-2017
Personal Injury Law firm in Glendale, CA seeks experienced, responsible, detail oriented, and very organized candidate for full time Litigation Paralegal capable of stepping into an existing caseload and discovery schedule.

Requirements:
  • 3-5 YEARS of personal injury litigation experience
  • Must have prepared legal documents, including motions, oppositions, subpoenas, and discovery propounded/responses. 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Strong work ethic and problem solving skills 
  • Ability to multi-task, work independently and under pressure
  • Self-starter, team player, computer literate‚Äč

Tasks:
  • Handle a limited number of complex, fact and document intensive cases from inception to conclusion
  • Conduct research regarding the incident
  • Outline cases, key evidence, key witnesses, future discovery and other tasks on ongoing basis
  • Draft case/issue specific discovery (production requests, interrogatories, corporate person most qualified categories)
  • Respond to discovery 
  • Communicate and work with clients and experts
  • Organize investigative materials and discovery documents (sometimes in tens of thousands of pages)
  • Maintain electronic files in a detailed and organized manner
  • Provide general office assistance
  • Interact with lawyers on a daily basis

Skills:
Proficient with Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, Outlook) and WordPerfect.
Casemap, Textmap, and Timematter knowledge (or other similar legal organizational programs) would be a plus.

To Apply: Please send updated resume (Word Format) to anton.tilgren@jba.com
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