Personal Injury Paralegal- Moorestown

Moorestown, New Jersey
Not Specified
Sep 30, 2016
Nov 29, 2016
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Job Description

The Staff & Retained Counsel division represents policyholders in claims-related litigation/disputes through staff counsel offices throughout multiple states and, when appropriate, through the retention of outside law firms around the country. It also represents the company in a variety of litigation as well. This group is responsible for leading, coordinating and advancing Allstate's large nationwide staff counsel organization and the strategic management of the Claims panel of retained outside counsel. The Staff & Retained Counsel group works closely with our Claim Department as well as the company's regions to regularly assess both short and long-term strategic needs, direction and trends.

The Position

A Paralegal in our office will:

  • Assist attorneys in the defense of lawsuits
  • Prepare pleadings and motions
  • Conduct discovery, including obtaining records and reviewing documents
  • Interview clients
  • Prepare trial materials
  • Conduct legal research
  • Monitor and maintain compliance with Claim Litigation Management System – Team Connect
  • Work under the direction and supervision of a licensed attorney

Job Qualifications

Bachelor's degree AND one year Paralegal experience


Paralegal Certificate AND two years Paralegal experience

  • Meaningful experience in a litigation setting; prior insurance defense experience strongly preferred
  • Advanced knowledge of software applications including Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel, Internet, and other web-based applications
  • The ability to accurately process a variety of tasks and high volumes of work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Possesses effective communications skills necessary to interact with coworkers, clients, claims partners and outside vendors
  • A strong commitment to exceptional customer service and quality

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