Paralegal : No:Fault, House Counsel

Paralegal : No:Fault, House Counsel
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Paralegal : No:Fault, House Counsel

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Job Location: Garden City, Long Island, NY Role Value Proposition:

The goal of this position is to provide legal and technical support to House Counsel No Fault attorneys, involving an understanding of legal issues and discovery procedures and a utilization of research and writing skills to provide effective and substantial support to attorneys. No Fault paralegals prepare submissions to American Arbitration Association, draft motions, pleadings, discovery requests and responses, communicate with the Claims business partner and experts. The paralegal must have experience in No Fault litigation, excellent computer skills, oral and written communication skills, excellent organizational skills and good judgment.

Key Responsibilities:

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Preparation of No Fault submissions for arbitration and/or trial under direction of attorney;
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Responsible for uploading submissions to AAA website, draft, file and serve pleadings and motions in No Fault lawsuits;
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Assist in preparation of cases for arbitration and/or trial;
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Effectively communicate and interact with No Fault Claims customers, colleagues, opposing counsel, AAA administrators and court personnel to exchange appropriate information and documentation relative to the No Fault process;
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Administrative case management, data integrity, documentation in electronic and physical case files.

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

Required:

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Knowledge of No fault arbitration proceedings as well as No Fault lawsuits;
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Knowledge of Civil and District Court procedures
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Written communication skills;
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Oral communication and interpersonal skills;
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Strong computer technology, knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, case management software, online court dockets and efiling;
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Excellent time management, organization and attention to detail;
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Ability to work independently, efficiently and carefully, meeting time deadlines in a high volume environmen

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Minimum Associates degree
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Paralegal certificate
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At least 2 years of experience as a No Fault paralegal
Preferred:

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Notary license
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Ability to conduct legal research
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Demonstrates technical and functional expertise in use of Westlaw, Lexis, Microsoft Office Suite;

Travel

None

Business Category

Law Department

Number of Openings

2

At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.

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MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLifes policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug:free workplace.

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