Litigation Paralegal

Uvalle Law Firm, PLLC
Published
October 19, 2020
Location
Irving, TX
Category
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Description

Description:

We are a high-volume personal injury law firm whose mission is to work hard and do right by people. As a leader in the industry, we find it important to use our core values to help and to stand up for real people in need.

What you'll be doing:

Accurately Drafting Petitions, Answers, Discovery, Motions, Demands, and other legal documents as needed.

Prepare cases for the litigation process, such as scheduling deadlines, hearing, and trial dates.

Calendaring hearing, depos and mediations

File the appropriate documents with the court and serve the opposing parties.

Assist the attorney with case management and trial as needed

Continually communicate and comfortable talking with clients, courts, opposing counsel, experts and mediators

Sorting, scanning, renaming, saving and distributing litigation mail and faxes

Audit cases for all expenses (medical bills, case expenses, LOP providers, subro liens)

Negotiate with providers and lien holders to dispute charges or obtain reduction

Accurately maintain case management data in Salesforce (case management database)

Prepare trial documents and assist with trial preparation

Know how to e-file and e-serve documents.

Know how to request and order medical records and affidavits.

Benefits of working with us:

We have a leadership team that values feedback and embraces tech

You will have the opportunity to work remotely most days

The firm is growing quickly and offers the ability to learn something new each day

Our core values emphasize the importance of working as a team and giving an unparalleled client experience.

Competitive compensation and benefits package available

You must be a self-starter as the ideal candidate will have a large role in establishing litigation protocol for non-attorney staff moving forward.

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Requirements:

Proficient in personal injury law involving motor vehicle accidents

Proficient in preparing discovery responses

Professional appearance, behavior and confident

Working knowledge of common deadlines and protocols of personal injury litigation

Detail oriented and highly organized

Strong in computer skills and written and verbal communication

Efficient and effective with overall time management

Determined to learn and adapt in a high paced atmosphere

Must be organized, pay close attention to details, and be tech-savvy.

Must handle and work great under pressure.

Have a great attitude and be able to work as an individual and as a team.

Care about, and enjoy caring for our clients (You have to appreciate that our clients come to us with their problems and we find a solution to their problems with a smile and patience)

Able to bring three (3) years of personal injury litigation experience to the table

Available to work 40+ hours per week

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