Senior Level Personal Injury Paralegal

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Columbia, SC

Industry: Legal Services

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5 - 7 years

Posted 293 days ago

  by    Darla Marfia

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A well established Columbia Plaintiff's law firm seeks a highly experienced paralegal to assist attorneys with complex Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation Claims.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of five (5) years experience in Personal Injury case management
  • Demonstrated ability to interact professionally with others, both internally and externally
  • Proficient in Microsoft office
  • Able to work as a team member
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Flexibility to work overtime when necessary
  • Bachelors' degreepreferred
  • Experience with case management software a huge plus
  • MUST have a proven record assisting attorneys with all phases of case management, from initial intake to trial tasks.

DAY TO DAY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Update clients with case status
  • Draft correspondence, pleadings, discovery, motions, and other litigation documents
  • Obtain, organize, and analyze case-related documents and records
  • Identify and coordinate expert witnesses
  • Prepare cases for trial, including compiling a trial notebook and coordinating witnesses
  • Assist attorneys during trial
  • Maintain all information regarding client matters in the case management database