Insurance Defense Paralegal

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Special Counsel is looking to hire a Insurance Defense Paralegal for a direct hire opportunity with a top Florida law firm. The ideal candidate should exhibit a high attention to detail, be a team player, and demonstrate an ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Draft answers, responses and objections to all forms of discovery (interrogatories, requests for production, requests for admissions, requests to inspect tangible items or to enter real property, etc.)
  • Interact with clients to ensure accurate and comprehensive information is obtained in all discovery and project related matters
  • Be a liaison between the attorney and outside counsel, vendors, opposing counsel, and the Courts
  • Review and create knowledge base with information from documents produced
  • Perform legal research for relevant information regarding cases
  • Assist with preparation of reports and provide status updates to clients
  • Prepare materials for hearings, trials, and depositions
  • Coordinate logistics for out of town trials
  • Assist with Appellate filings, prepare Record on Appeal, and exhibits of Bill of Costs
  • Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of eDiscovery and ECF procedures required
  • Proficiency of Insurance Defense or Medical Malpractice required
  • Skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good judgment and problem-solving skills
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proven ability to effectively prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Preferred
  • Paralegal Certificate a plus
  • Experience: At least 5 years’ experience as a Paralegal handling complex Insurance Defense litigation matters

    Employment Type: Full-time; Direct Hire

    Work Hours: 40 hours per week

     

    Please apply today by submitting your resume in Word format using the below link! To view all our open positions, please visit us at www.specialcounsel.com.

     



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