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Paralegal

Wilson Elser
Chicago, IL
  • Expired: May 12, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

Wilson Elser is currently seeking a Paralegal to work with a team to assist a national transportation client with risk transfer through contractual tenders. The position can be based in either our Seattle, Chicago, Orlando, or White Plains offices. This is an excellent opportunity for someone that has claims management or in-house experience and is looking to grow in their careers and be a part of a national client services team. Candidates with a JD, or LLM who are not interested in becoming a practicing attorney are encouraged to apply. The Firm Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves our clients with more than 800 attorneys, across 40 offices in the United States and one in London.

Founded in 1978, we rank among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and 53rd in The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms. The Position Qualifications Must have a Bachelor's degree; paralegal certificate preferred 5+ years’ experience in a legal support role required Ability to review and understand contracts required Claims management or corporate in-house experience preferred but not required Experience managing a tender process strongly preferred Strong written and verbal communication skills Ability to integrate into a fast-paced environment Adept at using technology and searching databases Responsibilities Manage tender process across the country Determine proper party to tender and draft tender letters Review contracts and update tender letters appropriately Gather all certificates and contracts required to support a claim tender Track and follow up on status of claim tenders with carriers, brokers, and/or counsel Maintain daily and weekly communication with supervising attorneys and client Why Should You Apply? Excellent Benefits Generous PTO plan Excellent growth and advancement opportunities Corporate Discount Plans Interested? Wilson Elser is a firm who focuses our commitment to both our clients and you! Please consider joining our team by applying online. We believe in creating a work environment free of barriers and bias, where individual outlooks and talents are respected and valued. Our firm's policy is to ensure an equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by the law.

Wilson Elser

Address

Chicago, IL
USA

Industry

Legal

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