Personal Injury Paralegal

Location: Sherman Oaks, CA
Date Posted: 14-09-2017
Position:  Personal Injury Paralegal
Location: Sherman Oaks, CA
Full Time: (Salary and benefits based on experience)

Busy, fast-paced plaintiff personal injury law firm seeks experienced, responsible, detail oriented, and very organized candidate for full time paralegal capable of stepping into an existing caseload and discovery schedule.

Requirements:
-At least 4 YEARS of personal injury litigation experience
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Must have prepared legal documents, including motions, oppositions, subpoenas, and discovery propounded/responses. 
-Strong verbal and written communication skills
-Strong time management and organizational skills
-Strong work ethic and problem solving skills 
-Ability to multi-task, work independently and under pressure
-Self-starter, team player, computer literate‚Äč

Tasks:
-Handle a limited number of complex, fact and document intensive cases from inception to conclusion
-Conduct research regarding the incident
-Outline cases, key evidence, key witnesses, future discovery and other tasks on ongoing basis
-Draft case/issue specific discovery (production requests, interrogatories, corporate person most qualified categories)
-Respond to discovery 
-Communicate and work with clients and experts
-Organize investigative materials and discovery documents (sometimes in tens of thousands of pages)
-Maintain electronic files in a detailed and organized manner
-Provide general office assistance
-Interact with lawyers on a daily basis

Skills:
-Proficient with Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, Outlook) and WordPerfect. Casemap, Textmap, and Timematter knowledge (or other similar legal organizational programs) would be a plus.

Please send resume (MUST be a Word Document), salary history, and writing sample with your submission to anton.tilgren@jba.com
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