Nashville, Tenn.-based Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tire and rubber company.
Bridgestone Americas and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires to address the needs of a broad range of customers, including consumers, automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment manufacturers, and those in the agricultural, forestry and mining industries.
The companies are also engaged in retreading operations throughout the Western Hemisphere and produce air springs, roofing materials, and industrial fibers and textiles. The Bridgestone Americas family of companies also operates the world’s largest chain of automotive tire and service centers.
Guided by its One Team, One Planet message, the company is dedicated to achieving a positive environmental impact in all of the communities it calls home.
The Litigation Paralegal reports directly to Senior Counsel of Litigation and works in a team approach with the members of the litigation group to manage a docket of litigation and pre-suit claims involving the company in the United States and Canada. While it is not a primary role for the position, this individual will also be responsible for independently analyzing, negotiating and resolving some pre-suit claims. At any given time, the docket may include product liability, personal injury, premises liability, asbestos/toxic tort, environmental, real estate, class action and commercial litigation and claims.