SITUATION & JOB/PROJECT OVERVIEW:

Universal Property and Casualty company is one of the largest Property and Casualty companies in FL and provides coverage across 18 states. They offer insurance for homeowners, renters, condos, and landlords through their network of independent agents and through their direct-to-consumer online website. Their in-house litigation department has been extremely busy and have recently hired a ton of Attorneys to handle a massive influx of suits from a law that was passed in July. Due to this they ware now needing to hire Paralegals to assist attorneys on these files.

DAY to DAY RESPONSIBILITIES/TASKS:

You will be responsible for reviewing large date files, respond and propound discovery records while managing and updating management system software for over 150 first-party defense cases.

You will also be responsible for the preparation of pleadings, dispositive motions, redaction and understanding of privilege and sensitive data.

This work also involves Trial preparation which is not limited to witness list, exhibit list and trial notebooks, compliance with trial order deadlines, motion in limine and trial attendance.

You will also be responsible for a voluminous number of non-party subpoenas and maintain subpoena tracker log, as well as Motion to Show Cause in order to obtain records.

MUST HAVE SKILLS:

3-5 most recent years’ experience as a Paralegal

1-2 most recent years’ experience as a paralegal within Insurance Defense

Ability to handle and review a multitude of discovery records, data files and more for over 150 1st party defense cases

DURATION:

1 year contract to Hire

BILL RATE:

50/hr

PAY RATE

$25/hr

START DATE:

INTERVIEW PROCESS:

Phone Interview w/ General Counsel

INTERVIEW TIMES:

DECISION MAKING PROCESS/TIMELINE

1 phone interview, decision. Workday profile must be completed and Universal must onboard you before you can start. Start Dates are every Tuesday.

EXCITING REASONS FOR SOMEONE TO WANT THIS ROLE:

WHAT SKILLS WOULD “JUMP OUT” AND EXCITE THE MANAGER?

Details

Employee Type
Temp-to-Permanent
Location
Ft. Lauderdale FL
Minimum Salary
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Maximum Salary
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