Subrogation Paralegal - Dallas, TX

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Job Description

The Subrogation Paralegal – supporting team efforts in subrogation

Under the direction of the organization's attorneys, sends demand letters, drafts legal documents, manages project execution, and manages data in the case management system. Drafts standard pleadings, discovery, letters, and other litigation documentation, distributes for review, and obtains necessary approvals and signatures. Calendar trials, review mail, schedule depositions, e-file documents if needed. Contact witnesses for trial. Call court to confirm events.

Key Responsibilities:

Reviews files to confirm the amount of subrogation sought as well as target/s of subrogation demands in order to prepare demand letters and pleadings

Work with claims partners on any information needed

Gathering facts, using websites to obtain information.

Assist with the identification of relevant issues; continually monitor issues and update attorney, as appropriate

Gather matter related documents for the attorney to analyze

Enter matter data and upload new documents

Assist with management of litigation, as needed

Plaintiff's experience a plus

Job Qualifications

Using court client and vendor templates and forms with accuracy

Using sharepoint, word, adobe, outlook, excel spreadsheets with skill.

Learning via webinar, virtual team

Education:

Bachelor's Degree in related field; American Bar Association (ABA) approved Paralegal Certificate

Insurance-industry experience preferred

Plaintiff or subrogation experience a plus

Knowledge of process of drafting and filing justice/county/district court cases and service issues as well as basic discovery and court document preparation

Analytical skills and strong attention to detail

Ability to identify, prioritize and solve problems effectively regarding basic matters

Ability to work in diverse, multi-office, and long distance environments

Basic skills and experience interacting with vendors such as process servers and court personnel

Ability to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality of sensitive information

Basic 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 service skills

Ability to identify inconsistencies in routine work and initiate corrective action within 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 manage his/her time effectively and works independently

Regular, predictable attendance is an essential function of this job

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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