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Meritage Homes Corporation Litigation Paralegal in Scottsdale, Arizona

Meritage Homes is looking for a skilled litigation paralegal to be a part of our in-house litigation management team. The paralegal will be responsible for assisting litigation counsel who oversee and manage a broad range of cases in several jurisdictions across the country. The paralegal must be a self-starter, highly organized, and be able to work in a fast-paced environment that emphasizes teamwork, work quality, and communication. You will:

  • Conduct pre-claim investigation, legal research and initial case assessments

  • Maintain electronic litigation files

  • Assist with the drafting of letters, pleadings, motions and other legal documents

  • Be familiar with basic rules of civil procedure

  • Organize exhibits, documents, evidence, briefs and appendices

  • Gather relevant information from a variety of sources, including interviews of employees, vendors, and other third parties

  • Coordinate and assist with discovery efforts and responses

  • Maintain and provide periodic claims and cost reports

  • Interface with outside counsel and operations teams from multiple company divisions with respect to claims and litigation matters

  • Perform administrative duties (calendar hearings and deadlines, organize case files, manage travel and other logistics, etc.)

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience as a litigation paralegal

  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

  • Highly organized with ability to juggle multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong writing and communication skills along with attention to detail

  • Self-starter who is interested in growing professionally and who is flexible and comfortable in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential

  • College degree or paralegal training required

Are you looking for an amazing career opportunity? Well, look no further! At Meritage Homes, we offer a variety of different careers and are dedicated to building beautiful, environmentally friendly homes, that give our customers the most memorable moments with their loved ones. Meritage Homes is a national top 10 homebuilder and a 2018 ENERGY STARĀ® Partner of the Year in Sustained Excellence for being a leader in protecting the environment and advancing energy efficiency in homebuilding. If you have a self-starter mindset and want to be a part of something great, come join a company that helps people live happier, healthier lives.

When joining Meritage Homes, you and your career can benefit in several ways, including:

  • A work environment that encourages creativity and innovative ideas from every level

  • An organization that lives by its core values everyday

  • Maintaining a consistent competitive drive to be the best

  • A competitive pay structure

  • Strong benefits

  • State of the art technology to provide an optimal working environment

  • Flexibility in work-life integration

  • Having pride in delivering a quality product that benefits people and the environment

  • The opportunity to further your career in a growing national organization

  • Team atmosphere where every individual is considered a vital part of the team

ID: 2019-7071

External Company Name: Meritage Homes Corporation

External Company URL: www.meritagehomes.com

Street: 8800 E. Raintree Dr

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