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Paralegal in Lansing, MI at AF Group

Date Posted: 3/21/2019

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SUMMARY:

This position will provide legal assistance to the attorneys representing the Enterprise in all aspects of legal case preparation and file management including legal research; analyzing law sources such as statutes, judicial decisions, legal articles and legal codes; drafting complex documents; contacting and interviewing clients, attorneys and witnesses; and collecting documents and information relevant to cases. The position requires you to perform expected tasks with minimal supervision.



RESPONSIBILITIES/TASKS:

  • Review and summarize medical and other records and prepare summaries of relevant information.
  • Interview witnesses to gather information or confer with personnel in other departments and outside the organization while performing research or other legal responsibilities.
  • Assist attorneys with complex caseload research, subject and topic research, and briefings of court cases.
  • Provide advice and guidance on a variety of activities and contracts. Identify complex legal or business issues.
  • Assist attorneys with complex and/or sensitive hearings by preparing notes, organizing, assembling and filing exhibits.
  • Draft settlement documents and other pleadings, as directed.
  • Perform other legal tasks, as jurisdictionally permitted.
  • Perform special assignments as requested by the attorneys.
  • Retrieve and analyze information from the Workers' Compensation website.
  • Assist in preparation of worker's compensation files for hearing.
  • Assist Manager with docket management and case assignment

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