PARALEGAL (Toxic Tort Division)
Description

Barry McTiernan & Moore is seeking to hire a Paralegal for our Asbestos department to enhance attorney effectiveness by providing information, management, and administrative support to one or more attorneys.


Responsibilities :

  • Work closely with attorneys in handling all aspects of case management and trial preparation in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Manage high-volume caseload.
  • Maintain and manage settlements ensuring up to date information is provided to all parties and payments are issued and tracked.
  • Conduct complex research and investigation to further deposition preparation and development of trial strategy.
  • Manage various aspects of trial preparation, including drafting comprehensive summaries, gathering exhibits, compiling trial notebooks, and filing court documents
  • Review and prepare various legal documents, reports, and correspondence.
Requirements

  Experience and  Qualifications:

  • 3+ years’ experience as a Paralegal
  • Knowledge of legal documents
  • Knowledge of court requirements
  • Excellent research skills with ability to think outside of the box.
  • Proficiency with MS Office
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and meet internal and external deadlines
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Keen attention to detail

Special Position Requirements

  • Juris