Paralegal
Ref No.: 17-21783
Location: Whitehouse Station, New Jersey
Pay Rate : $ 30.00 - 36.00 /Hour
Description
Client is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurer. With operations in 54 countries, Client provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients.
Kirmser, Lamastra, Cunningham & Skinner, House Counsel for Chubb is currently seeking a Paralegal for its location in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey.

Position Description:
  • Under the direction of counsel, duties shall include, but are not limited to:
  • Responsible for drafting pleadings and managing discovery in all venues including State and Federal Courts and administrative venues
  • Responsible for reading, generating, and analyzing discovery and drafting discovery responses under the supervision of an assigned Attorney including answers to interrogatories, responses to Notice to Produce, authorizations for records, subpoenas and motions to comply discovery, etc.
  • Responsible for communicating and interacting with adversaries, clients, and claims to exchange information and documentation relative to the litigation process
  • Responsible for scheduling independent medical examinations as well as the preparation and submission of expert packages or inquiries
  • Responsible for requesting and reviewing medical records
  • Responsible for updating data and documenting communications in case file
  • Responsible for preparing the case file for trial proceedings
  • Responsible for scanning and processing mail
  • Responsible for billing the appropriate file as work is performed.

Competencies/Tech Skills:
  • Energetic individual with prior paralegal experience in a litigation law office required
  • Experience in handling Subrogation and Personal Injury insurance defense matters is preferred.
  • Excellent customer service manner and strong interpersonal skills are required.
  • A strong knowledge of the Microsoft Suite of products is essential.
  • The ability to navigate and effectively manage a case management system is required.
  • Strong analytical skills, as well as advanced oral and written communication skills are necessary.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills with an ability to work in a high volume office and team environment are essential.
  • The candidate should be a highly self-motivated individual, possess high initiative and have the ability to work independently as well as in a team environment effectively.
  • The ability to perform legal research is preferred.

Education:
  • Bachelor's degree is preferred.
  • Certificate of completion from a recognized paralegal training program is preferred.