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Robert Half Paralegal in Woodbury, New York

Description

Our client is a growing national law firm seeking a Paralegal to join their Woodbury, LI office.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Works with attorneys to develop legal arguments, motions and other case filings.

  • Utilizes existing files and a variety of other research resources to develop information for pending cases.

  • Drafts discovery demands and responses, including, but not limited to, Requests for Production, Interrogatories, Notices for Discovery and Inspection and Requests for Admissions.

  • Processes deposition transcripts.

  • Prepares trial and arbitration hearing binders.

  • Assists with drafting documents such as: Motion to Strike, Motion for Continuances, Proposed Orders, Requests for Judicial Notice, Evidentiary Objections, etc.

  • Assists with e-filing in State, Federal and Appellate Courts and checks the Court’s local rules.

  • Prepares timelines and demonstrative exhibits.

  • Drafts routine legal correspondence.

  • Prepares first set of exhibits for motions, discovery responses, etc.

  • Reviews outgoing document production, including redacting and Bates stamping.

  • Creates Preservation of Evidence Letter and Document Request Letters.

  • Performs legal research via Lexis Nexis.

  • Conducts social media searches.

  • Processes HIPAA authorizations and follow up with providers for medical records.

  • Reviews, summarize and analyze medical records to assist with defense of action.

  • Other duties, as needed, to support the firm and office operations.

    Requirements

Qualifications

  • Paralegal certificate or 3+ years experience required.

  • Experience with PACER and NYSCEF required.

  • Litigation experience preferred.

  • General Liability or Insurance Coverage background preferred.

  • Excellent communication and organization abilities.

  • Industry recognized certification from organizations such as ABA, NALA or AACP.

  • Experience in using legal database software (NEOS and West Law preferred).

  • Familiarity with legal terminology and principles.

  • The ability to analyze legal documents for accuracy.

  • Strong technology skills.

  • The ability to perform legal research.

  • Strong organizational skills; must be detail oriented.

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service.

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