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Paralegal / Litigation / Personal Injury - RA

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
San Jose, California, United States
Posted:
February 14, 2018
Description:

Paralegal / Litigation / Personal Injury - RA

San Jose, CA

LITIGATION PARALEGAL

Assists the attorneys in answering interrogatories and preparing motions, complaints, briefs and other legal documents and performs all types of legal support work assigned research as permitted by the rules of the State Bar.

Essential Job Functions

Assists attorneys in answering interrogatories interviews clients and reduces answers to writing reviews work with attorneys and prepares answers in final form.

Obtains, reviews and summarizes medical records at the direction of trial attorneys and has them reviewed by experts as necessary and arranges for medical examinations.

Assists attorneys in preparing motions, and researches legal points in connection therewith.

Assists attorneys in interviewing witnesses preparatory to and during trials as necessary.

Assists attorneys in preparing documents and evidence for trial. Performs other functions as assigned.

Physical Actions

Required job duties are essentially sedentary work consisting of occasional walking, standing and lifting and/or carrying 20 lbs. Maximum, seeing, and speaking.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

Four-year college degree and the completion of an accredited paralegal program, or the completion of at least one year of law school.

Ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of personal injury support experience for a trial attorney (full-scale litigation support) in complex and high-exposure/catastrophic injury matters.

Present Salary?

4. Salary Expectation? (Salary range: $60k - $75k)

5. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

6. Current Address?