Workers Compensation Paralegal

Shelly Leeke Law Firm - North Charleston, SC

Full-timeEstimated: $39,000 - $52,000 a year
SkillsBenefits

Shelly Leeke Law Firm is seeking an experienced Workers Compensation Paralegal for a opportunity in our North Charleston, SC office. The salary is based on education and experience. We are looking for candidates with at least 3 years of workers compensation experience.

  • Established and Reputable Firm
  • Friendly Work Environment

Responsibilities:
In this role, you will research coverage for workers compensation claims.You will generate required workers compensation forms and documents, transcribe dictation, revise or draft documents as directed by supervising attorneys including, but not limited to, briefs, APAs, correspondence, demands, settlement documents and correspondence in a timely fashion. You will keep thorough documentation of notes in Needles and complete various tasks as assigned by attorneys in a timely fashion. You will be responsible for managing the scheduling of attorney calendars by sending requests for client meetings, doctor meetings, IMEs, depositions, meditations, hearings, etc. You will process client mileage reimbursement forms and maintain custody of the physical file. File and update records, correspondence and file documents in an orderly and organized manner per established office procedures.

Working hours: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Skills:
Required Skills:

  • Ability to effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to identify and solve problems, work independently, and take initiative.
  • Must be team-oriented and collaborative.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to maintain strict confidentiality.
  • Ability to interact effectively with all levels of personnel, including firm leadership, management and support staff.
  • Must exhibit high energy, enthusiasm and positive attitude; articulate and confident.
  • Ability to work effectively in a culturally and educationally diverse environment.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Workers Compensation: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Paralegal: 3 years (Preferred)