Paralegal (Personal Injury)

Location: San Diego, CA
Date Posted: 21-09-2017
We are looking for an EXPERIENCED PARALEGAL to join Nationally successful Law Firm in their SAN DIEGO office.  A successful candidate will already have worked in a fast-paced defense firm focused on civil litigation matters, with an emphasis on personal injury law.  

MUST HAVE DEFENSE INSURANCE EXPERIENCE! NEEDED ASAP!
Position Responsibilities:
  • Ability to assist attorneys with propounding and responding to discovery (interrogatories, requests for admissions, and request for production, subpoenas, and preparing deposition binders) and motions (preparation of any supporting documents and exhibits, and preparing hearing binders)
  • Ability to manage trial preparation including: coordination of witnesses and travel, trial exhibits, charts, trial notebook, subpoenas, and page lines
  • Independently obtain, review and organize medical records/medical billings, calculate damages including medical expenses, lost wages and property damage
  • Work as part of a team with all levels of experiences
  • Routine communications with clients and attorneys about case status and preparation
Position Requirements:
  • Paralegal certification
  • Minimum of 5 years experience as a litigation paralegal
  • Solid understanding of CA civil litigation (state and federal deadlines and rules)
  • High proficiency in MS Suite, specifically Word, PowerPoint and Outlook and Adobe Acrobat
  • Ability to think and act independently and with minimal supervision
  • Articulate, organized and a team player with excellent listening, verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
To Apply, send Resume and Cover Letter (Both Word format) to anton.tilgren@jba.com
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