Kelly Services Personal Injury Litigation Paralegal in Hartford, Connecticut
Great opportunity for an experienced litigation paralegal to join a law firm located in Hartford on a direct hire or temp to hire basis to assist attorneys specializing in personal injury litigation. Duties will include, but are not limited to the following:
Assist one or more attorneys in all phases of the personal injury litigation process, including motion practice, discovery, trial preparation, file analysis, and research
Assist with discovery requests and production
Drafting pleadings and motions in ongoing cases
Draft discovery and discovery responses
Obtain medical records, medical record reviews, etc. as directed by attorney
Assist attorney in preparing materials for trial, arbitration or mediation
Assist with the identification and summarizing of relevant issues; continually monitor issues and update attorney, as appropriate
Monitor and maintain cases utilizing Litigation Management System
Other duties as assigned
The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of experience as a paralegal handling personal injury litigation cases
Must be experienced in all aspects of the litigation process including, but not limited to drafting correspondence, complaints, summons, e-filing, short calendar markings, pleadings/discovery and the entire trial process
The ideal candidate will have working knowledge of federal and CT state court practice
Experience with e-discovery software is required.
Advanced knowledge of software applications including Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel, Internet, and other web-based applications
Ability to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality of sensitive information
Basic researching, proofreading, and formatting skills
Analytical skills, strong attention to detail, and exceptional organizational skills
Strong interpersonal skills, advanced written and oral communication and effective customer service skills
If you would like to learn more about the Personal Litigation Paralegal position that Kelly Legal Managed Services has available in Hartford, then please submit your resume, in Word format, by clicking the Apply Now button.
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