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Litigation Legal Assistant

Company: Kanoski Bresney
Location: Bloomington
Posted on: September 8, 2019

Job Description:

LEGAL ASSISTANTKanoski Bresney has opening for full-time civil litigation assistant in our Bloomington, IL office. Applicants must be self-motivated, have strong computer, organizational, and communication skills, and enjoy working with people in a fast-paced environment. Prefer candidate with knowledge of litigation process such as drafting correspondence and pleadings, calendaring, setting hearings and depositions. Complete benefit package available. Please provide cover letter, resume and salary expectations.Job Requirements: We are looking for a Legal Assistant or Paralegal with at least two years of prior personal injury litigation experience. Position Summary: Duties include handling all aspects of pre-litigation and litigation tasks, including scheduling (depositions, hearings and mediations, etc.), preparing closing statements, demand letters, requesting medical records and bills, as well as overall file management.  In addition, previous experience with depositions, mediations, and trial preparation is required. You must have excellent organizational and communication skills (verbal and written), as well as the ability to work with a degree of confidentiality and professionalism delivering high-quality, customer-focused results in a fast-paced environment. Other facets of the position is to support the Kanoski Bresney (KB) mission and values and align, motivate and inspire other team members to deliver exceptional high-quality results by their consistent example and influence. In addition, all KB employees are responsible for fostering a positive work environment by building effective working relationships, making sound decisions while delivering and achieving high-quality, customer-focused results.Role and Responsibilities: Completes the following tasks to assist the Personal Injury (PI) Litigation attorney in the management of their docket including, but not limited to the following: Receive intake calls and conduct client intake interviewsManage litigation calendar by entering all appropriate information and routing entries to attorneyPrepare documentation for fileEnter information in Legal Files (LF)Respond to and manage client inquiriesAssist with scheduling and advance confirmation of depositions, including drafting of letters and notices, and day-before-telephone confirmation with opposing counsel and court reporterDraft and/or assist with responses to discover requests including client contact for detailed information that normally is not found in the fileOrder medical records/bills needed for filePreparation of medical records summary as they come in and/or when case is ready for demandPrepare cases for demand/settlement including: Pleadings, Settlement Sheets, Draft of Demand and File Disclosure RequestsMonitor, coordinate, and facilitate timely receipt of case related digital photos (client injuries, scene photos, etc.), medical records, reports, and depositions necessary for hearingsMonitor settlement process to assure timely preparation, signing, approval, and payment on settlement contractsMake inquiries to opposing attorney’s/adjusters, as requested or appropriateOrganize client files for litigation as they transfer from negotiation stage to litigation stageKeep attorney advised of case developmentsKeep legal files system updated with all case informationType attorney dictation, if requestedHandle disbursements when requestedOther duties as assigned.ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Works are Monday thru Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM, with an hour for lunch. You must be able to work from the location of the open position.

Keywords: Kanoski Bresney, Bloomington , Litigation Legal Assistant, Other , Bloomington, Illinois

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