Litigation Paralegal - Chicago

Merlin Law Group P.A . is seeking a Litigation Paralegal with 5+ years of experience in our Chicago, IL office.

Who we are:

Merlin Law Group is a national insurance claim litigation firm that handles commercial property insurance claims, residential property insurance claims and bad faith claims. Our dedicated team of insurance attorneys are committed to resolving your property insurance claims.

Our ideal candidate:

Education and experience

  • High School Diploma
  • Associate degree or Certificate in Paralegal Studies (preferred)
  • Litigation experience
  • Federal and State experience needed.
  • First Party Property Insurance (a plus)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Experience with document management and client management software systems.


  • Excellent verbal & written communication
  • Organized & detail-oriented
  • Ability to work under pressure

Job Requirements:

What you'll do:

  • Calendaring/Scheduling.
  • Legal Research.
  • Written and verbal communication with clients.
  • Review, organize, and maintain case materials.
  • Draft pleadings, subpoenas, discovery requests and responses, correspondence, interrogatories/answers, other legal documents.
  • Assist in deposition preparation, pre-trial investigations, trial preparation, including assistance with preparation of witnesses for deposition and/or trial.
  • Prepare exhibits and other demonstrative evidence for use at trial.
  • Provide assistance at trial.
  • Experience and knowledge of the State and Federal Court system and filings.

What we offer:

Merlin Law Group has a great working environment with a comprehensive benefits package. Salary commensurate with experience and all candidates must have a stable work history and verifiable references.

Merlin Law Group is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to such factors as race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other protected status, consistent with federal, state, and local equal employment opportunity laws.

Full time
Chicago, IL 60602, US