Insurance defense paralegal job in Coral Gables, Florida, courtesy of Special Counsel! Our client is seeking someone with prior insurance defense experience for a temporary position. This position has the possibility of converting into a permanent role. The ideal candidate must possess excellent oral and written communication skills; exceptional proofreading skills and have the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Draft legal documents such as pleadings, discovery, memorandums, etc.
Organize, file, and maintain case records
Handle files from open to close
Answering phone calls in a professional manner
Assist with dictation and transcription
State and Federal Court E-filing
Assist with calendaring/scheduling arrangements
Assist in preparation for trial
Manage attorney calendars and enter billable time
Liaison between attorneys and clients
1+ years of insurance defense experience required
Familiarity with legal documents and terminology
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Able to work as a team with attorneys and other colleagues
Demonstrate a courteous and professional demeanor
Highly organized and detail-oriented
Please apply today by submitting your resume in Word format using the below link! To view all our open positions, please visit us at www.specialcounsel.com. You can also follow @SCIMiami on Twitter and Facebook for daily updates on new positions and the legal market in South Florida!
Equal Opportunity Employer -- Minoritie The Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.