BTG, in partnership with a top ranked insurance company, has an immediate need for a Paralegal professional.
About the Position:
Handles heavy case load and assigned to one attorney
Will handle various types of litigation including but not limited to PIP, bodily injury, subrogation and property damage matters.
Handles responses to discover and propounding same; including meeting with clients when necessary.
Assists with preparation of cases for trial, depositions and hearings
Assists attorneys with the preparation of responses to discovery, including meeting with clients when necessary.
Assists with preparation of cases for trial. Sends out discovery requests. Monitors compliance with discovery by all parties and prepares motions as appropriate.
Assists attorneys with investigation of cases. Obtains medical, insurance, employment and/or other records/information, through record requests or subpoenas. Assists with the drafting of motions, briefs and other documents.
Communicates with clients, claims adjusters, litigation specialists, attorneys' offices, medical provider offices, police departments, courts and agents to request additional information/documentation as assigned.
Sets up legal file jackets, as needed. Maintains summary of all records received by case, for attorneys and other claims personnel.
Performs legal research at the request of the attorneys.
Must have a paralegal certificate or degree
Must have a minimum of three years paralegal experience; including knowledge and practice of drafting discovery documents and discovery responses, summarizing claims files and medical records and interviewing clients
Must be familiar with operation of general office equipment including calculator, fax machine, copy machine, etc.
Excellent verbal and written communication, organizational and time management skills required.
Prior PC experience required including knowledge of word processing software (Word and Excel preferred). Knowledge of law office management, time billing and legal research software preferred.
Benefits of the Position:
- Full time hours
- Medical / Dental / Vision
If you believe that your skills and experience are a match for this position, please submit your most current resume and a recruiter will be in contact. Resumes can also be submitted via email to ************* or by applying online at https://jobs.btginc.com. You may also give us a call at 904-998-9414 to speak to a recruiter.