Randstad in partnership with The Hanover Insurance Group are actively seeking a Paralegal to join their Legal Department on a temp to hire basis located at their regional office in Melville, NY. The Hanover Insurance Group is an industry leading Property & Casualty Insurance Co. with over 160 years of rich history and tradition. Recognized as One of America's Top Employers (Forbes) and A Best Places to Work (Business Insurance) The Hanover Insurance offer's a collaborative environment that fosters development and growth.
What's in it For You?
•Career Development: 3-6 months temp to hire employment with comprehensive job training and continued mentorship ongoing.
•Starting pay:- $25-$35 based on experience
•Schedule:- Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm; averaging 38.75 hours per week (Flexible)
•Start Date: June 2018
•Benefits: Yes, both as a temp and when permanent with Hanover
•Prepares and sends out initial discovery package to Plaintiffs and codefendants including the answer, interrogatories, requests for production and notices of depositions
•Diaries and drafts routine motions to move discovery along at an aggressive pace
•Performs investigative duties including the interviewing of the client and possible witnesses who were interviewed by claims prior to suit
•Performs as an alter-ego to the attorney, answering routine inquiries from claims and the client
•Acts as a point person assisting in routine trial and arbitration preparation
•Coordinates and prepares responses to subpoenas seeking documents and other information
•Assists with preparation of discovery responses in litigation
•Administers the litigation hold and electronic discovery processes in collaboration with the Company??s Office of the General Counsel
•Performs various administrative tasks such as preparing litigation reports, creating/ maintaining legal databases and document archives and responding to routine inquiries
•Other duties as assigned
•Possesses and applies a broad knowledge of principles, practices, and procedures of particular field of specialization to the completion of moderately difficult assignments.
•Works well with others and establishes sound working relationships
•Usually works with minimum supervision, conferring with superior on unusual matters.
•Has latitude for un-reviewed action or decision.
•May be assigned to a particular project and be accountable for reporting on project status
•Bachelors degree required
•3-5 years related experience
•Computer (MS Office) and word processing proficiency
please send updated resume to On-site Account Manager, Todd Cooksey to firstname.lastname@example.org
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