AmTrust Financial Services
 

Paralegal II


Overview

We are looking for a truly talented individual that can provide advanced legal expertise and support to management for legal matters including, but not limited to, settlements and litigation, post judgment actions and related issues.

This personal shall support the Director of Accounts Receivable, Legal Affairs & Collections with the management and administration of cases involved in litigation, as assigned.

Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and organize research across internal departments
  • Prepare case file memoranda and track legal matters through entire life cycle
  • Ensure prompt calendaring of legal events (hearings, mediations, trials, etc.)
  • Collaborate with internal business partners and outside counsel parties for document production and
  • Maintain knowledge of trends in the industry and familiarity with relevant statutes, regulations, case law, and other legal requirements and guidelines
  • Provide support to other areas of the business/department as needs arise
Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree and/or Paralegal certification (ABA Approved) preferred; however, J.D. applicants will be considered for this position
  • Minimum of four years of law firm and/or paralegal experience
  • Proficiency in Adobe and Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Strong legal research skills
  • Familiarity with litigation process, collections and state insurance law
  • Quick learner with a strong desire to learn more and stretch outside their comfort zone
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to organize data and documents with close attention to detail
  • Must be able to handle large and diverse workload
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills with ability to interface with all levels of the organization
  • Flexibility with hours in excess of 40 hours per week
  • Ability to handle confidential information sensitively and discreetly

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About AmTrust Financial Services

 

AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. was founded in 1998 to provide property and casualty insurance to small businesses. Through acquisitions and organic growth, AmTrust Financial Services has since grown to become a multinational property and casualty insurer specializing in coverage for small to mid-sized businesses. Our financial stability is based upon a philosophy of niche diversity with a focus on low-hazard risk.

Since its inception, AmTrust has crafted a balanced portfolio of insurance products including:

  • Multiline Small Business Insurance
  • Warranty and Specialty Risk Insurance
  • Specialty Program Business Insurance

In November 2006, the company became publicly traded on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol AFSI. With extensive underwriting experience and a prestigious "A" (Excellent) Financial Size "XI" rating from A.M. Best, AmTrust has earned a reputation as an innovative, technology driven provider of insurance products. Our commitment to excellence is the common thread connecting each of our businesses.