Defense Litigation Medical Malpractice Paralegal

 

 A regional law firm, with more than 100 attorneys and 16 civil practice areas, in ten regional offices has an opening for an experienced NJ defense litigation paralegal for our Somerset NJ office.  Qualified candidate must possess at least three to five years’ experience and must be familiar with daily time entry billing requirements, strong communication skills and ability to work independently. Must have experience with New Jersey law.  Willing to work on cases from start to finish and meet all court deadlines.  Experience with trial preparation preferred.  Ability to work with other attorneys, paralegals, clients and experts with a team approach.  Ability to perform research through Lexis is a plus. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite required. A Certificate in Paralegal Studies from an ABA approved organization or a bachelor’s degree is also required.

This position offers a friendly office environment, excellent benefits package, including 401(k) and medical.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. The Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.