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Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Vernis & Bowling North Miami, FL
  • Expired: 23 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Due to continued growth our Miami office seeks Legal Assistants/Paralegals with a minimum of 2 years of insurance defense litigation experience to join our defense team. We have multiple positions open at this time.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Draft correspondence, pleadings, i.e. motions, subpoenas, notices
  • E-filling
  • Review and receipt of eservice mail and US mail.
  • Document management
  • Scheduling, calendar, prepare hearing exhibits and hearing binders
  • Manage deadlines timely.
  • Exhibit workplace professionalism, teamwork
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and work under pressure
  • Calendar court deadlines
  • Knowledge of Florida Rules of Procedure.
  • Trial preparation a plus

Critical to success is attention to detail, follow-through, accuracy, communication and organization. Excellent grammar and proof-reading skills required. The ability to follow directions and pay attention to detail is mandatory.

A cover letter, resume and references are required to apply for this position.

We offer a complete benefits package with vacation and paid sick days.

Skills:

  • Type 65-75 wpm
  • Knowledge of Aderant Total Office and Juris a plus
  • Billing
  • Knowledge of L & A Codes
  • Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Transcription
  • LexisNexis/Research
  • Advanced in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Vernis & Bowling

Why Work Here?

We offer a friendly atmosphere and competitive compensation package including excellent benefits, which include a 401k and health insurance.

With eighteen (18) offices located throughout Florida, Georgia, Alabama, North and South Carolina and Mississippi, we take pride in the racial, ethnic and religious diversity reflected by our attorneys and staff. Each of our offices reflect the diversity and make-up of the regions we serve. We are interested in speaking with qualified legal professionals that share the same philosophy of providing exceptional, cost-effective, personal representation to our clients.

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North Miami, FL
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