Model Laws Paralegal - posted 5/14/19

Model Laws Paralegal - posted 5/14/19

Company Name: 
National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC)
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Kansas City, MO
MO
Salary Range: 
To be commensurate
Job Summary: 

The Legal Division of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) has an exciting opportunity for a Paralegal. We are looking for a team member who would enjoy working for an organization that strives every day to support the public good and make a difference. Are you detail orientated, enjoy taking initiative on projects while delivering excellent service to build long-lasting rapport? If so, this is a perfect opportunity for you!

 This position is located in the NAIC’s state-of-the-art offices in Town Pavilion in the heart of downtown Kansas City which includes great restaurants and top-notch entertainment venues. This is a full-time position in a positive and flexible environment. 

 Responsibilities include:

  • Serves as coordinator of the NAIC model laws program and serves as editor of the NAIC Model Laws, Regulations and Guidelines; maintains and updates publication on a trimester basis; reviews and edits drafts of model laws, regulations and guidelines as drafted by committees, task forces, and working groups and provides drafting assistance as needed; updates state adoption charts based on thorough research; and assists in preparing legislative histories regarding such models.
  • Performs accurate research on model laws, regulatory matters and other issues using: Westlaw, Lexis Nexis; Wolters Kluwer; NILS, CQ State Track and Practical Law, among others.
  • Tracks pending and adopted NAIC model law legislation/regulations. 
  • Prepares and gives presentations to committee staff support, regulators and others, explaining the model law process and providing updates on model law activity. 
  • Updates Model Law Handbook and related documents as necessary.
  • Assists attorneys in the preparation of amicus briefs including performing research, obtaining court rules and procedures, proofreading and formatting, and preparing certificates of service.
  • Performs legislative and case law research on regulatory legal issues. 
Application Process: 
Please apply online
Selection Criteria: 
Application Due Date: 
May 31 2019
Additional Information: 
The NAIC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

For consideration, please apply online at:
http://careers.naic.org

Applicants for all positions are considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin or ancestry, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, military or veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by applicable law.