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Litigation Paralegal - Shelton, CT

Date: Aug 17, 2019

Location: Shelton, CT, US, 06484-4300

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Corporate Overview

Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.

Posting Address

 

40 Waterview Drive
Shelton, CT 06484

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Position Overview

The Litigation Paralegal will assist attorneys with all tasks associated with the effective management and resolution of litigation, claims and threats brought by or against the enterprise.

Duties and Responsibilities

 

Case Administration:

  • Serve as the primary service of process contact for Hubbell and its subsidiaries
  • Review, analyze and recommend responses to complaints, demands, subpoenas and other process and requests
  • Correspond with internal clients, insurers and outside counsel regarding assignment, management and status of litigation, claims and threats
  • Collaborate with internal clients and outside counsel to identify custodians, collect documents and information and respond to discovery requests
  • Manage in-house e-discovery system
  • Assist attorneys with identifying and retaining in-house and external experts
  • Create and maintain case dockets and calendars
  • Manage legal hold process and database
  • Maintain database of litigation, claims and threats
  • Conduct legal and product-related research, as necessary

 

Legal Billing:

  • Create and maintain e-billing matters
  • Prepare various spending and budget reports
  • Maintain database of approved law firms, experts and billing rates

 

Administrative/Miscellaneous:

  • Prepare various bench-marking surveys and presentations, as requested
  • Assist attorneys with various department and cross-functional projects and initiatives
  • Create and maintain physical and electronic case files
Skills and Experience
  • Bachelor Degree with a minimum of 3 years of experience as a litigation paralegal for an in-house legal department or law firm
  • Self-starter who can effectively work independently or as a member of a team
  • Highly organized and strong attention to detail
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and SharePoint; familiarity with e-billing software such as Legal Tracker

 

Education
Bachelors Degree

 

Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.


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