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ID #50572156
State New Mexico
City Albuquerque
Job type Full-time
Salary Compensation depending on experience
Source New Mexico
Showed 2023-11-21
Date 2023-11-21
Deadline 2024-01-20
Category Legal/paralegal
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Litigation Paralegal for Personal Injury Law Firm

New Mexico, Albuquerque, 87101 Albuquerque USA
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Caruso Law Offices, an Albuquerque personal injury and wrongful death law firm, is expanding and looking to immediately hire a full time litigation paralegal. Law firm has been established in Albuquerque for 32 years and is 4.6 star Google rated by its clients.

Must have prior litigation paralegal experience. Please don't apply if you don't have prior litigation paralegal experience.

Litigation Paralegal position is forty hours per week, Mon to Fri, 8:30am to 5:00pm. Possibility of part time as well. Law firm is located near Montgomery and Carlisle in Albuquerque.

Position requires good typing, phone and organizational skills. People skills a must.

Experience in personal injury litigation and wrongful death litigation is required. Spanish speaking is a plus. Good work atmosphere, beautiful office, easy parking.

Pre-Litigation and Litigation duties under the supervision of attorneys include


Summarize police report

Interviewing witnesses

Managing client file computerized case management system

Reporting claim to responsible insurance companies

Sending letter of representation to responsible insurance companies

Sending letters of protection to health care providers

Ordering of medical records and bills from health care providers

Updating client medical index on a monthly basis

Managing tickle system of securing medical records and bills with follow up if not received from health care provider within specific time period

Notifying client's health insurance company of representation and request for subrogation ledgers

Requesting reduction in subrogation from health insurance company

Requesting final balance due from client's health care providers

Requesting reduction in lien amount from health care providers

Contacting clients once a month with status of case and updating client on status of medical index

Calendaring client appointments with attorneys

Contacting insurance claims adjuster regarding status of case

Preparing draft of settlement demand outline for review by attorney


Drafting summons and complaints for approval by attorney

Filing of summons and complaint

All filing in Odyssey (state court) and Pacer (federal court)

Modifying form interrogatories, requests for production and requests for admission

Meeting with clients, following up with clients and formally responding to defendants' interrogatories, request for production and requests for admission

Scheduling and calendaring of depositions, hearings, arbitration, trials and mediation

Preparing notice and service of subpoena for depositions

Notifying clients of depositions, arbitration, trials, mediation and meetings with attorney

Managing and organizing medical records, employment records, tax returns and other documents

Preparing mediation notebook, arbitration notebook and/or trial notebook

Position immediately available to qualified candidate.

Please send resume ASAP

by fax to 505-883-5012 attn. Judy

mail/hand deliver to Caruso Law Offices, 4302 Carlisle NE, Albuquerque, NM 87107 attn Judy. (Use after hours drop box at front door.)

See our website at for more information about our personal injury and wrongful death law firm.

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