Paralegal (Personal Injury Law Firm)

We are looking for a skilled Personal Injury Paralegal to be the backbone of our client’s trial team. You will be responsible for the coordination of all the details before, during, and after trial. The successful candidate will be able to assist in all phases of the litigation process, including conducting interviews, legal research, document filing, and attending trials.

Responsibilities

Draft pleadings, summarize records, respond to and propound discovery
Assist with answering phone calls
Assist in preparation of settlement demands
Locate and retrieve medical bills/records and other case-related records
Communicate with clients and the attorneys
Prepare attorneys for conferences, depositions, hearings, mediation, arbitration, and trial
Be familiar with the Mass Rules of Civil Procedure and Mass Local Court Rules
Maintain a litigation calendar and schedule new court dates
Draft pleadings, motions and appellate documents and file them with the court
Perform administrative duties (calendar hearings and deadlines, organize case files, manage logistics, etc.)
Maintain pleadings and discovery indexes
Organize exhibits, documents, evidence, briefs, and appendices
Aid attorneys with interrogatories and other discovery requests
Gather relevant information from a variety of sources
Liaise between trial teams and internal/external third parties
Assist with case settlements

Skills

Have a minimum of three years of personal injury litigation experience in Mass
Applicable knowledge of motions, discovery, evidence, litigation documentation, court rules and procedures, practices, etc
Highly organized with the ability to juggle multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Strong writing and communication skills along with attention to detail
Extensive computer and database expertise
Paralegal associates degree or other relevant certification

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