Website Thrivas Staffing Agency
An established law firm is hiring a litigation paralegal in Fort Lauderdale, 33316. This is a permanent “Direct Hire” placement. Pay is up to $85,000.00 with regular pay increases. The position offers full time hours + benefits + a flexible schedule.
BENEFITS: Yes! Full medical, dental and vision. Paid time off, paid holidays. Long term life and disability, 401k with matching contributions. The firm has a 37.5 hour work week but pays employees for 40 hours a week. Choose your own daily schedule. Hybrid schedule is offered for employees who qualify (based on performance).
About the law firm: The law firm has been open and operating for over a decade focused (primarily) on insurance defense work and has been rapidly expanding their practice over the past few years. Additional practice areas include; commercial litigation, construction law, complex business litigation, admiralty & maritime law. The firm has approximately 10-15 attorneys as well an awesome team of legal assistants, paralegals and clerks. Pick your own work schedule/hours!
About the position: Assist in preparing legal documents including motions, contracts, pleadings and agreements. Assist with the discovery process, including the analysis of plans, contracts, pay applications, medical records obtaining IME’s, scheduling depositions, assisting with drafting written discovery requests and responses, and preparing /filing pleadings, privilege logs and memoranda. Assist with trial prep and trial.
Must have 2+ years litigation experience
Know how to E-File