Beverly Hills, CA
Beverly Hills law firm seeks a Litigation Paralegal with 5 years of experience to support attorneys in a prominent plaintiff catastrophic personal injury and insurance bad faith practice. Candidate will be responsible to prepare and serve initial discovery for attorney review and signature after receipt of demurrer or answer to complaint; review responses for sufficiency and subject to privilege log, consulting attorney for insufficient responses, and obtaining extensions upon attorney request; summarize responses and claim file listing names of possible deponents and involvement, and make deposition recommendations to attorney. Additional duties include sending copies of defensive discovery to client with verifications and coordinating response; calendaring deadlines; preparing and reviewing meet and confer letters and objections to be served; corresponding with expert witnesses; preparing complete set of exhibits with bate stamps; and pre-trial document drafts. The hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Candidates must have an ABA approved paralegal certificate or attorney attestation. This position requires the ability to take initiative, display a high degree of organization, think analytically, and produce accurate work while meeting deadlines.
Kent Daniels and Associates is a legal staffing service specializing in the placement of temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time regular employees in law firms and corporate legal departments in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, and nationwide. We staff all positions in law firms and all three shifts - day, swing and graveyard. Kent Daniels was established in 1986, giving us 33 years of experience finding candidates legal jobs in law firms in the LA area.
Applicants will be considered in a manner consistent with federal, state, and local requirements as applicable.