Website Thrivas Staffing Agency
A nationwide law firm is currently hiring a Paralegal in Philadelphia, 19103. This is a permanent / Direct Hire placement with full time hours. Compensation $75,000.00 + benefits + regular par increases + Hybrid Schedule
BENEFITS: Hybrid schedule. Full medical/healthcare coverage, dental & vision. Company matching 401k, paid time off, paid vacation, paid holidays. Company paid life insurance plan. Long & short term disability, emergency vacation relief plan, and much more!
About the law firm: This is a nationwide defense firm with over 300 attorneys and locations throughout the U.S. An organized and well connected law firm with easy access to your HR management team. The firm prides themselves on employee retention through exceptional benefits, comfortable and flexible work environment and a healthy balance between the office and your personal life.
About the position: The paralegal is responsible for plaintiff litigation and pretrial matters. Paralegal (or Legal Assistants) with subrogation experience are strongly preferred but the law firm is willing to train. Review, organize, and summarize reports and other case materials. Draft pleadings, subpoenas, discovery requests and responses, correspondence, interrogatories/answers, other legal documents. Conduct legal research and investigations as needed. Assist in deposition preparation, pre-trial investigations, trial preparation, including assistance with preparation of witnesses for deposition and/or trial. Prepare trial exhibits and other demonstrative evidence for use at trial. E-File Federal Court CM/ECF system and filings. Prepare demand packages, Fact Investigation & general claim pursuit, etc.
4+ years of civil litigation
Advanced computer skills
Strong organization skills