Company: Civil Defense Litigation Firm
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Job Description Defense litigation firm located in Hartford, CT
office seeks a Paralegal to join our our team in our toxic
tort/asbestos department. *Please note firm name will be disclosed
prior to interviews Responsibilities Will Include: Monitor all
asbestos related mail, emails, pleadings, discovery and pertinent
deadlines. Draft answers to complaints. Draft deposition digests.
Conduct internet research re: plaintiffs backgrounds and job sites.
Monitor all case settlements re: receipt of settlement & release
agreements from plaintiffs counsel, ensure the accuracy of same &
track receipt of settlement funds. Manage attorney calendars.
Open/close files in internal database system. Maintain paperless
case files. E-file pleadings, motions, expert disclosures and
notices with the court. Compile and send documents to expert
witnesses. Compile and track client information via Excel
spreadsheets. Qualifications: 1-5 years years in civil litigation.
Prior experience in asbestos/toxic torts preferred Proficient at
e-filing & navigating the state judicial website. Proficient with
federal court e-filing & Pacer. Proficient with Excel. Familiarity
with billing requirements and protocol. Asbestos background a plus.
Professional phone demeanor. Attention to detail. Time management
skills/efficiency. Benefits Included. Salary commensurate with
experience. Company Description Mid-Size Law Firm specializing in
Civil Defense Litigation.
Keywords: Civil Defense Litigation Firm, Hartford , Paralegal, Other , Hartford, Connecticut
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