4+ years of experience as a paralegal assisting lawyers in handling insurance defense issues (medical malpractice and/or nursing home defense. Medical malpractice paralegals support malpractice lawyers. As a paralegal specializing in medical malpractice, your responsibilities include reviewing and categorizing documents, preparing discoveries and responses, obtaining medical records from clients and health facilities, and coordinating attorney plans. You may also need to contact clients, opposing lawyers and health care industry assessors when the lawyer is not available to inform them of the progress of the case. The role must be able to identify, understand and communicate evolving legal trends relevant to medical malpractice and other areas of MAGMUTUAL`s business. Cole, Scott & Kissane, P.A. is seeking an experienced full-time litigation assistant to join its medical malpractice team in the Orlando office. The candidate will work for two occupied employees and therefore insurance defence experience is required, medical malpractice experience is required. This position requires strong organizational skills, the ability to perform well in a team environment and communicate professionally with clients and opposing lawyers.
Qualified candidates should be familiar with court proceedings and have extensive experience in planning, drafting legal documents, and filing briefs in state and federal courts. The firm is committed to equal employment opportunity and is committed to maintaining a work environment that welcomes people from diverse backgrounds, is free from unlawful discrimination and harassment, and where all of our employees` legal rights are recognized and protected. Unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, genetic information, health status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, veteran status, all other characteristics prohibited by law, and discrimination based on gender identity and/or gender expression are strictly prohibited. 5+ years of experience as a legal secretary or as an administrative assistant in a law firm or legal department. Coordinate the furnishing of conference rooms. We are currently looking for a legal counsel with 5-10 years of litigation experience, with some or all of the medical malpractice experience. Supervises, trains and mentors legal support staff in the performance of all duties. This includes scheduling, preparing agendas and conducting team meetings. Qualifications to become a paralegal specializing in medical malpractice include a bachelor`s degree or certificate of paralegal studies from an ABA-approved law school and five years of medical malpractice or insurance defense. You should have a solid understanding of state and federal court rules, as well as excellent organizational and writing skills.
You`ll need to research case law on the internet and services like Westlaw and LexisAdvance, and know how to use specialized software like Trialworks. Experience in organizing, indexing and synthesizing large medical records and billing in complex medical malpractice cases. Knowledge of legal administration and drafting. review, analysis and summary of case and medical records; Report the issues to the lawyer if necessary. Must have at least 3 years of experience as a legal assistant or legal secretary. Assist lawyers and paralegals in day-to-day medical tasks. This role supports the delivery of quality legal services to clients by providing secretarial and administrative support to lawyers, performing complex and specialized administrative and bureaucratic tasks, and collaborating with others inside and outside the department. The ideal candidate would have a pleasant and positive attitude and would be able to perform certain tasks at the paralegal level with an emphasis on administration and secretarial work. The person in this position will help lawyers defend themselves against medical malpractice. Manages court case planning and maintains schedule. Five years of relevant legal experience required. The legal specialist in this position will focus on general health law and health management.
We`ll send you an email to verify and access your account. The company offers competitive salaries and benefits to all employees, including 100% paid individual health insurance plus a portion of dependent costs, 401(k) correspondence and profit sharing. Preferred training and/or experiential qualifications: If you know your password, you can go to the login page. The ability to multitask and stay calm under the pressure of multiple deadlines is essential. The candidate must have good written and oral communication skills, common sense and excellent problem-solving skills. The ideal candidate should be detail-oriented, work well under pressure and have a good attendance record. The Medical Malpractice Division of a renowned South Jersey law firm is looking for a paralegal. This is a great opportunity for someone with litigation experience to help several high-profile lawyers manage the growth of their practice. 9000 Midlantic Drive #300Mt Laurel, NJ, 08054 and others. *Salary estimates (ZipEstimate) are not verified by employers; Actual compensation can vary considerably. To learn more about compensation estimates, please read our FAQ.