Paralegal - Personal Injury Bronx location

Law Offices of Joseph A Romano PC - Bronx, NY

Full-timeEstimated: $44,000 - $64,000 a year
SkillsBenefits
Personal Injury Paralegal

Law Offices of Joseph A Romano Bronx, NY USA

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Medical, Vision

Employment Type

Full-Time

Why Work Here?

?Making A Real Difference For Real People?

Who We Are:
Since 1989, we have represented injured clients in the Bronx and communities throughout New York?s five boroughs. Whether you were injured on the job or developed a disability that prevents you from working, our law firm can help. The staff of dedicated professionals at Law Offices of Joseph A. Romano, P,C. will thoroughly investigate your condition and present your case in the best, most comprehensive manner possible.

Responsibilities include:
? Drafting of pleadings, discovery demands/responses, motions, subpoenas, settlement documents, etc.
? Process authorizations and compile medical records
? Analyzing medical records, draft summaries and chronologies
? Communicate with courts, clients, experts, opposing counsel, and counsel for co-defendants as needed
? Manage and update case activity to assist attorneys with case monitoring and client reporting.
? Assist with prepping files for mediation, arbitration and trial
? Prepare cases from inception to trial
? Accurately record and maintain billable hours

Required Skills/Qualifications:
? Experience in civil litigation and management of high-volume of cases
? Experience reviewing medical and technical records preferred
? Ability to balance multiple priorities and meet deadlines
? Strong oral and written communication skills
? Legal research (Lexis, Westlaw) proficiency preferred
? Works well in a fast-paced environment
? Knowledge of New York State Unified Court System and Federal E-Filing Procedures
? 2 years of MS Word, Excel and Outlook, and the ability to learn new programs and systems
? Occasional overtime
Paralegal certificate; Associate Degree or higher is preferred