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Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Summary

Effective Litigation Support Specialist with 12 years of experience supporting attorneys through civil litigation. Working with clients, judges and clerks to comprehend case details and optimize litigation outcomes for clients. Well-versed in determining necessary actions with minimal oversight from senior legal staff. Adept at pulling records, preparing reports and triaging requests. Experienced in gathering litigation files, writing motions and overseeing schedules. Strong communicator with dedication to the job and top-notch multitasking, problem-solving and conflict management skills. Dedicated to obtaining results and assisting managing attorney in obtaining victories for clients in every case.

Skills
  • Document Management
  • Trial Preparation Assistance
  • Information Confidentiality
  • Microsoft Office
  • Legal Terminology
  • Correspondence and Legal Forms Drafting
  • Deposition Briefings
  • Calendar Management
  • Case Summaries
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Database Searching
  • Relationship Building
  • Case Support Skills
  • Motions Drafting
  • Criminal Law
  • Deadline Monitoring
  • Dependable and Reliable
  • Legal and Court Processes
  • Court Document Filing
  • Court Policies and Programs
  • Attention to Detail
Experience
01/2016 to Current
Senior Litigation Paralegal Travelers Insurance San Diego, CA,
  • Performed variety of automated support tasks necessary to prepare, organize, index, develop and manage exhibits, evidence and data relevant to cases.
  • Used state and federal electronic filing systems.
  • Collected case materials such as evidence, exhibits, motions and subpoenas.
  • Rendered technical and analytical assistance to support attorney litigation needs.
  • Interviewed clients on interrogatories and recorded answers in writing, reviewing answers with attorneys and preparing answers in final form for submission.
  • Consulted with attorneys and case teams to establish workflows supporting efficient document reviews.
  • Assisted litigation teams on legal automation requirements and systems capabilities to facilitate investigatory or litigation decisions, trial preparation and trial presentation.
  • Tracked, stored and organized data in accordance with proper chain of custody protocols.
  • Applied basic knowledge of civil and criminal procedures, court requirements and district practices to implement applications needed for criminal cases and matters.
  • Drafted motions, briefs and other legal documents.
  • Responded to client calls and inquiries to deliver applicable information.
  • Aided senior leadership during executive decision-making process, meeting with clients to research cases, collect data, prepare settlement packages and interpret information for daily report generation.
  • Knowledgeable dealing with pleadings, affidavits, motions and exhibit preparation.
  • Organized and prepared case exhibits and evidence for trial.
  • Consulted with clients, witnesses and legal professionals to define and document case details.
  • Facilitated efficient communication between judges, court administration, government agencies and attorneys.
  • Drafted, received and tracked due diligence checklist.
06/2014 to 12/2015
Litigation Paralegal Amazon.Com, Inc. Milpitas, CA,
  • Communicated pertinent information to clients via phone, email and mail.
  • Used state and federal electronic filing systems.
  • Interviewed clients on interrogatories and recorded answers in writing, reviewing answers with attorneys and preparing answers in final form for submission.
01/2014 to 06/2014
Litigation Paralegal Amazon.Com, Inc. San Luis Obispo, CA,
  • Used state and federal electronic filing systems.
  • Collected case materials such as evidence, exhibits, motions and subpoenas.
  • Communicated pertinent information to clients via phone, email and mail.
  • Interviewed clients on interrogatories and recorded answers in writing, reviewing answers with attorneys and preparing answers in final form for submission.
  • Assisted litigation teams on legal automation requirements and systems capabilities to facilitate investigatory or litigation decisions, trial preparation and trial presentation.
  • Aided senior leadership during executive decision-making process, meeting with clients to research cases, collect data, prepare settlement packages and interpret information for daily report generation.
  • Responded to client calls and inquiries to deliver applicable information.
  • Drafted motions, briefs and other legal documents.
  • Knowledgeable dealing with pleadings, affidavits, motions and exhibit preparation.
  • Organized and prepared case exhibits and evidence for trial.
  • Consulted with clients, witnesses and legal professionals to define and document case details.
  • Drafted correspondence, documented data and submitted materials to appropriate parties.
  • Facilitated efficient communication between judges, court administration, government agencies and attorneys.
  • Organized and executed court calendar with daily cases and supervisor meetings.
  • Handled clerical needs of busy [Type] firm with more than [Number] attorneys and staff.
05/2010 to 09/2011
Paralegal Clear Channel Outdoor Virtual, CA,
  • Organized client calendars, prepared mailings and handled high call volumes.
  • Met with clients for initial interviews/intakes.
  • Entered client data into Client Profiles to manage records and customer relationships.
  • Interviewed clients and obtained vital case information to support associates.
  • Assisted adjusters with opening of claims, assisted clients with property damage claims, assisted clients with diminished value claims and assisted clients with PIP benefits.
  • Obtained medical records, health insurance liens, Medicare and Medicaid liens.
  • Prepared demands and prepared settlements and meeting clients for settlements.
Education and Training
Expected in 04/2010 to to
Legal Studies: Legal
Keiser University - Sarasota, FL,
GPA:
Expected in 01/1991 to to
Associate of Arts: Criminal
Rockland Community College - Suffern, NY
GPA:
Expected in 06/1989 to to
High School Diploma:
Ramapo High School - Spring Valley, NY
GPA:
Activities and Honors
  • Member, Alumni Association, Phi Theta Kappa
  • Notary Public
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School Attended

  • Keiser University
  • Rockland Community College
  • Ramapo High School

Job Titles Held:

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  • Litigation Paralegal
  • Litigation Paralegal
  • Paralegal

Degrees

  • Legal Studies
  • Associate of Arts
  • High School Diploma

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