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Full-time House Counsel Paralegal - Strong Organizational Skills a Must

at Chubb in Connecticut

For nearly 130 years, the Chubb Group of Insurance Companies has been delivering exceptional property and casualty insurance products and services to businesses and individuals around the world.

Today, we are the 11th largest property and casualty insurer in the United States and have a worldwide network of some 120 offices in 27 countries staffed by 10,100 employees. The Chubb Corporation reported $50 billion in assets and $13 billion in revenues in 2010. According to Fortune magazine, Chubb is the 185th largest U.S.-based Corporation. Forbes listed Chubb as one of America’s 100 Most Trustworthy Companies.

We have emerged as a leader in the insurance industry not only on the basis of our size or our longevity. We consistently strive to build lasting relationships with our customers and 8,500 independent agents and brokers, and we aim to be the best at what we do by delivering unparalleled service and innovative, scalable and specialized products backed by financial strength and third-party endorsements.

Currently, Chubb is seeking a Paralegal for the New Haven, CT office.

Description:
This Paralegal will oversee discovery process for several attorneys, from inception through appeals. Under attorney supervision, the Paralegal will draft discovery demands and responses, review files and follow up with adversaries for compliance.
Other duties will include:
• Draft basic pleadings, arrange independent medical examinations, and conduct trial preparation, including subpoenas.
• Perform basic legal and medical research on-line.
• Communicate and interact with adversaries, clients, and claims to exchange information and documentation relative to the litigation process.
• Update data and document communications in case file.

Experience and Education:
• Negligence defense paralegal experience preferred.
• Advanced oral and written communication as well as interpersonal skills.
• Excellent computer skills and a strong knowledge of Microsoft Word.
• Expertise in conducting on-line legal research via Westlaw.
• Strong time management and organizational skills, with ability to work in high volume and team environment.
• Certificate of completion from a recognized paralegal training program required.
• Bachelor's degree preferred.

Chubb prides itself on the ability to provide all employees with an extraordinary work environment which promotes teamwork, diversity and incentives for those who exceed expectations. Chubb has been recognized as one of the top 50 companies for diversity by Diversity Inc. magazine, one of America’s most admired companies by Forbes, and one of the top 100 companies to work for by Fortune.

Chubb's compensation and benefit plans work together to create a Total Rewards Program for our employees that is among the best in our industry. As a global organization, we work hard to achieve our goal of providing flexible and competitive compensation and benefits packages in each local market in which we operate. Our goal is to exceed average market practices for our performers. For more information about Chubb and our benefits, visit our website at www.chubb.com.

All interested applicants must apply online at www.chubb.apply2jobs.com Reference Requisition number 11117.

http://www.chubb.apply2jobs.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=mExternal.showJob&RID=11117&CurrentPage=2

Chubb & Son, Inc., a division of Federal Insurance Company, does not accept resumes from unsolicited third party agencies or recruiters. No fees will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates in this manner.


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