Paralegal – 835607



Job #: 835607
Salary: $50-60K
Industry: Legal
Type:Direct Hire
Location: Madison, WI
Category: Legal Positions
Professional/Technical Positions



Description / Qualifications

Our Madison-area client is looking for a motivated paralegal to join their large, bustling team. This paralegal will be responsible for a large amount of work in a fast-paced environment and should be able to hit the ground running.

 

Responsibilities:

– Prepare, file, and serve all pleadings and other court documents in litigation

– Review pleadings and other documents filed by opposing counsel and other parties in litigation

– Prepare and coordinate discovery requests and responses

– Schedule depositions, meditations, expert witness testimony, etc.

– Keep managing attorney(s) informed of all developments and actions taken in a case

– Manage and coordinate schedule and deadlines for all cases assigned to managing attorney

– Maintain positive relations with clients through regular communication

– Proof read documents and letters

Qualifications:

– Bachelor or Associate Degree in Paralegal Studies or a Paralegal Certificate preferred

– 3-5+ years of experience in personal injury, insurance defense litigation, medical malpractice, and/or workers’ compensation (personal injury preferred)

– Must be familiar with gathering and summarizing medical records

– Superior customer service skills

– Problem resolution and analytical skills

– Ability to work independently

– Ability to multi-task and thrive in a fast paced/dynamic environment

– Excellent verbal and written communication skills

– Strong organizational and time management skills

– Proficiency with Microsoft Outlook and Word

– High level of professionalism and confidentiality

This firm is top-rated and offered and offers a large benefits package.