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Loyola University Chicago Institute for Paralegal Studies

Paralegal

  • Full Time
  • Internship
  • Part Time
  • Chicago, IL

Website Duran Law Offices

Your Role/Responsibilities:
Continuous communication with client.

Electronic filing in both State and Federal Courts.

Drafting of Petitions/Complaints.

Ordering and ensuring service is perfected on adverse party(ies).

Communicate with assigned case manager for updated status of client’s medical treatment.

Order billing and medical records.

Maintain medical chart.

Prepare medical summaries.

Communicate with Court Personnel.

Communicate with and provide all pertinent documents to retained experts.

Preparation of discovery requests to be served on adverse party(ies).

Preparation of discovery responses with appropriate objections.

Prepare and maintain production logs.

Coordinate and schedule depositions.

Assist attorney in preparing client/deponent for depositions.

Prepare deposition summaries.

Coordinate and schedule mediation.

Assist attorney in preparing client for mediation and attend mediation as needed.

Properly computes and enters all court ordered deadlines to attorney’s calendar.

Ensure that all court ordered deadlines are met.

Draft and file all Trial documents.

Coordinate with legal team for trial preparation.

Coordinate witness and expert timeline for testimony.

Assist attorney at trial as needed.

Coordinate and assist closing coordinator with settlement closing.

Preparation and filing of all settlement documents.

 

To apply for this job email your details to oduran@dlochicago.com