Paralegal - Insurance Defense
Company: Connell Foley LLP
Posted on: November 25, 2022
Connell Foley LLP is seeking an Insurance Defense Litigation
Paralegal with at least five (5) years of experience for our
Newark, NJ office. Qualified candidates should demonstrate
knowledge in disciplines and industries, including but not limited
to: professional liability, mass tort, construction liability,
premises liability, product liability and environmental
*Essential Job Functions*
* Conduct research aimed at finding out preceding cases relevant to
a case, relevant statutes, court decisions, legal articles and
other writings. Organize documents and coordinate document
productions. Conduct the bates-stamping, redaction, duplication and
indexing of documents. Set up and maintain files which are
organized chronologically, numerically and/or by subject matter.
Under the guidance of an attorney, categorize documents by subject
matter, prepare a chronology of facts and create production
* Prepare for trials. Organize exhibits, prepare trial binders,
pre-trial information, coordinate trial set-up and logistics.
Organize interview memos, digests, discovery requests, privilege
logs and other relevant documents for attorney review. Work on
electronic productions; knowledge of ECF/Pacer.
* Court filings. Work with attorneys in the preparation and filing
of all court documents. Track litigation calendar. Create, bind and
distribute both file and courtesy copies. Organize the briefs,
exhibits and appendices.
* Motion practice. Pull relevant documents, proofread papers,
organize exhibits and create document indices in the preparation of
* Attends to communication through telephone, e mail and
correspondence with courts, insurance carriers and counsel and
scheduling of appearances and depositions, transcripts, deposition
line summaries, routing inquiries to the appropriate party,
responding to such communications, reserving conference rooms,
court reporters and scheduling messengers.
* Attends to the executions of documents, including agreements,
wills, real estate closings, and maintains calendar of depositions
and court appearance dates.
* Prepares legal documents such as pleadings, appeals, contracts,
buy-sell agreements, closing papers and binders, deeds, and trust
instruments for review and approval by attorneys.
* Files correspondence and legal documents in office filing
* Such other reasonably related duties and assignments as may be
assigned or otherwise necessary.
* Bachelor's degree (B. A.) related to law or business from
four-year college or university; or one to two years related
experience and/or training i.e. Paralegal Certificate; or
equivalent combination of education and experiences.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $70,000.00 per year
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Vision insurance
* Monday to Friday
All employees are required to be COVID-19 vaccinated.
Work Location: One location%58047475%
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