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Job Title: PLEADINGS SPECIALIST (PARALEGAL – LITIGATION)- Vancouver NEW ( ID: C5733 )
Career Category: Insurance, Legal Assistant, Litgation Support, Personal Injury
Posted Date: 2017-04-02
Location: Greater Vancouver Area
Description:  
Are you a Litigation Paralegal looking for a new and challenging opportunity? Do you like working in a supportive, team-based environment with opportunities for mentorship and continuous learning?

Then this is the role for you!

Our Client, a leading, well-established regional insurance litigation firm is seeking to add a Pleadings Specialist to their team.

Working collaboratively with lawyers, assistants and paralegals, you will help drive the claim process by managing the various aspects of each claim particularly, the limitation dates and filing of Notice of Claim documents. As an integral part of the team, you will organize the work to effectively manage the claim and help ensure the plan is executed efficiently and expeditiously.

Job Responsibilities:

The Successful Candidate will:
• Manage limitation dates of all firm files
• Communicate with Insurance Companies and adjustors
• Drafting notice of Civil Claim (NCC) documents
• Draft various correspondence and legal documents
• Service management
• Conduct legal research

Requirements:

Qualifications:
The Ideal Candidate must:
• Be a graduate of an accredited paralegal program and/or holder of a relevant bachelor’s degree
• Have 3 Years of experience working at a law firm or an equivalent combination of education and experience
• (note: Legal Administrative Assistants with a minimum of 3 years of insurance litigation experience may be considered)
• Have demonstrable legal support skills and experience
• Have in depth knowledge of the rules of civil procedure
• Be very process driven and goal focused approach to problem solving
• Have highly effective organization and time-management skills and the ability to meet competing demands
• Have an aptitude for using various software packages such as: Microsoft Suite and other technological applications
• Experience in and familiarly with ProLaw is not required but an asset
• Experience in personal injury and/or defence is an asset
• Possess effective interpersonal and communication skills and enjoy working in a team-based collaborative environment

Competitive Compensation package with an industry leader that values their employees!
We thank you for your interest in the position but only those with the requisite experience will be c

        

 

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