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Paralegal / Legal Assistant in Bloomington, MN at CRS Group

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

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Paralegal / Legal Assistant
 
Duration: 6-month contract
Location: Bloomington, MN
 
Overview: The CRS Group is currently looking for a Paralegal / Legal Assistant for one of our clients in the Bloomington area. The CRS Group is a nationwide Staffing Firm who works primarily with Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 corporations.
 
 
 
Job Description:
  • Review New File assignments 
  • Draft Responses to Discovery demands 
  • Assist clients in answering questions regarding discovery 
  • Review and serve responses to discovery demands
  • Assist attorney in preparing materials for trial, arbitration or mediation
  • Assist with the identification of relevant issues: continually monitor issues and update attorney, as appropriate

 
 
Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field or paralegal certificate required, American Bar Associate (ABA) approved preferred
  • Insurance industry experience preferred
  • Knowledge of legal holds and discovery process 
  • Analytical skills and strong attention to detail 
  • Ability to work in diverse, multi-office, and long-distance environment 
  • Basic budget management skills and ability to reconcile expense reports
  • Basic project management skills and experience interacting with law firm/vendors
  • Ability to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality of sensitive information
  • Basic research, proofreading, and formatting skills 
  • Ability to collaborate and interact with all levels of personnel and build strong relationships with business colleagues 
  • High degree of ethics and integrity 
  • Strong interpersonal skills, advanced written and oral communication and effective customer services skills 
  • Ability to identify inconsistencies in routine work and initiate corrective action with own workflow 
  • Able to deliver results with a sense of urgency 
  • Adapts well to change; able to multi-task and make effective decisions in a fast paced, deadline driven environment 
  • Is a proactive self-starter who is able to manager his/her time effectively and work independently
  • Ideally at least a few years of personal injury work would be ideal, but any litigation experience would be fine
  • Any familiarity with the case management software is a nice to have
  • Critical skills are typing, attention to detail, good on the phone with clients and opposing counsel/staff
  • Our office services both Minnesota and Wisconsin, so experience with litigation in both states would be great

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.


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