Farmers Insurance Litigation Paralegal - Limited Term Employmnt in Indianapolis, Indiana

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Job Summary

Assists the attorneys in answering interrogatories and preparing motions, complaints, briefs and other legal documents; and performs all types of legal support work assigned research as permitted by the rules of the State Bar.

Essential Job Functions

  • Assists attorneys in answering interrogatories; interviews clients and reduces answers to writing; reviews work with attorneys and prepares answers in final form.
  • Obtains, reviews and summarizes medical records at the direction of trial attorneys and has them reviewed by experts as necessary; and arranges for medical examinations.
  • Assists attorneys in preparing motions, and researches legal points in connection therewith.
  • Assists attorneys in interviewing witnesses preparatory to and during trials as necessary.
  • Assists attorneys in preparing documents and evidence for trial.
  • Performs other functions as assigned.

    Physical Actions

    Required job duties are essentially sedentary work consisting of occasional walking, standing and lifting and/or carrying 20 lbs. Maximum, seeing, and speaking.

    Physical Environment

    Required job duties are normally performed in a climate-controlled office environment.

    Education Requirements

    Required: 2 year Associates Degree OR 3 years experience working as a Paralegal. AND Paralegal certificate or a degree in paralegal studies or the completion of at least one year of law school.

    Preferred: Bachelor's degree. Paralegal certificate from American Bar Association (ABA) approved program.

    Experience Requirements

    One year experience working in a civil litigation law firm, preferred.

    Special Skill Requirement

    None required.

    Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

Job: *Legal & Compliance

Organization: *Farmers Insurance

Title: Litigation Paralegal - Limited Term Employmnt

Location: Indiana-Indianapolis

Requisition ID: 180009PL