Paralegal I

The Auto Club Group

Paralegal I - ( 220002LF ) **Description** **What you will do:** The Auto Club Group is seeking prospective Paralegal who under direct superv

Paralegal I – ( 220002LF )

**Description**

**What you will do:**

The Auto Club Group is seeking prospective Paralegal who under direct supervision and guidance of the organization’s attorneys, performs a variety of routine law-related tasks in support of legal matters.

In this position, you will have the opportunity to:

+ Conduct legal research, investigate issues and drafts/prepare legal documents to support attorneys and contract administrators.

+ Support all aspects of document discovery, including e-discovery, document management, the litigation hold process, and document production.

+ Assist counsel with the coordination of responses to subpoenas, demand letters, legal correspondence, and discovery demands, etc.

+ Manage daily activities of litigation support vendors and outside counsel.

+ Calendar dates and monitors litigation activity and deadlines.

+ Coordinate the scheduling of witness interviews, deposition preparation, and depositions.

+ Maintain comprehensive litigation and pre-litigation case files and trackers,and prepares monthly/quarterly status reports.

+ Support and provide direction in the internal investigation of compliance issues.

+ Manage various compliance filings with regulatory agencies.

+ Identify risk, utilize analytics and best practices to minimize exposure to the company.

+ Collaborate with OGC support staff to design and deliver workflow in a shared services environment with a seamless customer support experience.

+ Provide backup coverage for OGC support staff on an as needed basis.

+ Support Legal Tracker, service of process and CT Assurance administration on an as needed basis.

+ Design and implement practical processes for the OGC Team to identify, evaluate and implement process efficiency improvements.

+ Input and review data in spreadsheets, databases, or other departmental systems in order to update content and generate various reports.

+ Generate and manage legal templates, prepares correspondence, assists in the creation of presentations.

+ Interact directly with business line customers to address support needs.

+ Handle special assignments when assigned.

+ Entry level position in which incumbent is developing research and analytical skills, as well as an understanding of case management techniques.

+ Obtain and develop knowledge of department’s focus and corporate disciplines.

+ Use prescribed methods to identity and resolve straightforward issues.

+ Escalate more complex items to senior staff.

With our powerful brand and the mentoring we offer, you will find your position as a Paralegal can lead to a rewarding career at our growing organization.

**How you will benefit:**

Paralegal will earn a competitive salary of $25.00 to $31.96 an hour with annual bonus potential based on performance.

+ Excellent and comprehensive benefits packages are just another reason to work for the Auto Club Group. Benefits include:

+ 401k Match

+ Medical

+ Dental

+ Vision

+ PTO

+ Paid Holidays

+ Tuition Reimbursement

**Qualifications**

**We’re looking for candidates who:**

Education:

+ Associates degree as a paralegal and one year of experience in a position performing paralegal functions

OR

+ Completion of an ABA approved Paralegal training program and one year of experience in a position performing paralegal functions

OR

+ Three years of experience in a position performing paralegal functions

AND

+ Ability to obtain and maintain ABA approved Paralegal certification, or equivalent within timeline designated by management

+ Bachelor’s degree in Pre-Law or a related field preferred

Experience:

+ Operating as a Paralegal or in a position performing paralegal functions

+ Researching and analyzing legal matters, case law and regulations

+ Preparing written legal documents, memoranda, pleadings and correspondence

+ Operating Microsoft suites and legal case management systems

Knowledge and Skills:

Knowledge of:

+ Principles, methods and resources involved in conducting legal research

+ Civil litigation procedure

+ Federal and state judicial systems

+ Regulatory matters, including filing reports with regulatory agencies principles preferred

+ Company procedures and departmental functions preferred

+ One or more preferred:

+ Insurance, contract and corporate law

+ Real property transactions

+ Trademark law

+ Insurance products and services

+ Banking and financial institutions law

Ability to:

+ Evaluate situations, facts and issues and draw accurate conclusions

+ Organize, plan and prioritize work

+ Research legal files and compile data

+ Competently operate a windows based PC and relevant software

+ Communicate effectively with others in a work environment and with the public

+ Research, analyze and prepare written documents, correspondence, memoranda and pleadings

Successful Paralegal will possess effective communication skills, ambition, motivation and drive!

**What it’s like to work for us:**

We serve our members by making their satisfaction our highest priority. We do what’s right by sustaining an open, honest and ethical work environment. We lead in everything we do by offering best-in-class products, benefits and services. And we value our employees by seeking the best talent, rewarding high performance and holding ourselves accountable.

All in all, we create an inclusive and welcoming environment of diverse backgrounds, experiences and viewpoints, realizing our differences make us stronger.

**Who we are:**

The Auto Club Group helps AAA Members enjoy life’s journey with peace of mind by providing innovative solutions, advocacy and membership benefits wherever and whenever they need them. We currently conduct business in 13 states in the upper Midwest and the Southeast.

The Auto Club Group has established four long-term enterprise goals:

+ Long-term, sustainable, profitable growth

+ AAA Membership growth and renewal

+ Operational excellence

+ Become the “flagship club” of the AAA Federation

Important Note:

ACG’s Compensation philosophy is to provide a market-competitive structure of fair, equitable and performance-based pay to attract and retain excellent talent that will enable ACG to meet its short and long-term goals. ACG utilizes a geographic pay differential as part of the base salary compensation program. Pay ranges outlined in this posting are based on the various ranges within the geographic areas which ACG operates. Salary at time of offer is determined based on these and other factors as associated with the job and job level.

The above statements describe the principle and essential functions, but not all functions that may be inherent in the job. This job requires the ability to perform duties contained in the job description for this position, including, but not limited to, the above requirements. Reasonable accommodations will be made for otherwise qualified applicants, as needed, to enable them to fulfil these requirements.

The Auto Club Group, and all of its affiliated companies, is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

**Primary Location** : United States-MI-Detroit

**Work Locations** :

MI-Detroit Legal

150 W. Jefferson Suite 1500

Detroit 48226

**Job** : Legal

**Organization** : General Counsel

**Schedule** : Full-time

**Shift** : Day

**Employee Status** : Regular

**Job Type** : Regular

**Job Level** : Individual Contributor

**Travel** : No

**Job Posting** : Jul 22, 2022, 8:12:00 AM

**Req ID:** 220002LF

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