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Global Insurance Paralegal

Cozen O'Connor

Cozen O'Connor

Legal
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, June 1, 2024
Global Insurance Paralegal - (2400005I)

Description

The Los Angeles office of Cozen O’Connor is seeking an experienced litigation paralegal to support the attorneys in the Global Insurance Department. The candidate should have strong communication, organizational and interpersonal skills, experience handling complex matters involving personal injuries, and the ability to prioritize and balance a variety of tasks. Personal injury experience, including trial experience, is a plus. The ideal candidate has 3+ years of experience and thrives in a fast-paced, high intensity environment. The candidate will be expected to work flexible hours and overtime as needed. The firm is offering a hybrid work schedule of 3 days in the office, 2 days remote for all paralegals.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist with all aspects of a case from discovery to trial to include, preparing and responding to discovery requests, preparing and responding to non-party requests, assisting with deposition set-up and preparation, and assisting with trial preparation
  • Case file management (create, organize, track and maintain files; monitor calendars and meeting deadlines; document actions; input information into file database and case management software)
  • Oversee/assist with the discovery process, including the analysis of medical records obtaining IME’s, scheduling depositions, assisting with discovery requests and responses, and preparing /filing pleadings, privilege logs and memoranda
  • Document management including but not limited to review of documents, electronic bates labeling, organization of documents and compiling information for discovery responses/pleadings/motions
  • Analyze and summarize damages
  • Utilize computer databases to organize, store and access information; conduct moderately complex research on LEXIS, Westlaw and other online computer assisted research databases
  • Trial preparation and attendance at trial (organizing evidence, preparing exhibits, scheduling witnesses, ensuring that witnesses are ready when needed)
  • Keep apprised of all developments of E-discovery, including the technical aspects of collecting, reviewing, and producing electronically stored information (state and federal court)
  • Proficiency in Excel® and Microsoft Office Suit, Pacer, Relativity, Adobe preferred

A four-year bachelor’s degree and/or paralegal certificate required.

The salary range for this role is $65,000 - $90,000 and represents the Firm’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting. Actual compensation will be dependent upon a number of factors, including but not limited to, the candidate’s relevant experience, qualifications and location.

Cozen O’Connor is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

Cozen O'Connor actively welcomes applicants who have previously left the workforce and are looking to return to their careers. Gaps in experience are not penalized.

Cozen O’Connor is committed to employing a diverse complement of attorneys and staff, and to fostering greater inclusion in the legal profession. We understand the organizational effectiveness that comes from welcoming and valuing differences within the firm, and we know that assembling a team with a rich diversity of perspectives and experience is necessary to provide the highest quality legal service. We encourage candidates to apply and join us in this effort.

Primary Location

: US-CA-Los Angeles

Work Locations

:
Los Angeles
601 S. Figueroa Street Suite 3700
Los Angeles 90017

Job

: Paralegal

Schedule

: Regular

Shift

: Experienced

Job Type

: Full-time
Day Job

Job Posting

: May 31, 2024, 1:18:37 PM