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Legal Staff Paralegal in Richmond, VA

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Company name

Markel Corporation

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Insurance Coverage
Litigation - Insurance

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required


Richmond, VA

Date Last Verified

Mar 05,2018

Posted on

Dec 26,2017

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Senior Claims Legal Auditor / Legal Auditor The candidate will review and process legal invoices against billing standards and guidelines at a Senior Auditor level. Will be responsible for the review and auditing of larger invoices, specialized invoices, appealed deductions, and other matters with complexity. Assist the manager with monitoring and prioritizing workloads. Responsible for the review, legal analysis, and processing of legal vendor (law firm) invoices in accordance with firm’s Litigation Management Philosophy, Guidelines and Billing Standards. Review Claim file and legal documents in the course of legal invoice reviews, as well as collaborate with internal Claims associates and external stakeholders (insureds, law firms, brokers). Review and analyze legal invoices using experience-gained knowledge of legal fee schedules and litigation management practices customary in the legal and insurance field. Maintain knowledge and familiarity with corporate claims quality standards inclusive of firm’s Litigation Management Philosophy, Guidelines and Billing Standards. Review claim file notes and documents for review and analysis of each invoice/legal matter. Review legal invoice line items for compliance with guidelines. Review and process legal invoice appeals and matters with complexity (senior level responsibility). Engage in and maintain relationships with Markel Claims associates, law firms, insureds and other vendor partners. Educate claims associates and legal vendor partners regarding firm’s legal invoicing and litigation management standards. Recognize and track billing trends in order to share with team and management. Maintain and exceed expected processing time standards. Participate in various group vendor management meetings including team calibration meetings and other various trainings. Stay current with legal trends, regulations and court rulings pertaining to legal invoice reviews. Work collaboratively in a team environment to support the overall objectives and strategies of the Legal Audit and Claims Vendor Management teams.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Bachelor’s degree required. Juris Doctor degree and licensed attorney is preferred. Experience as a practicing attorney, paralegal or legal auditor is strongly preferred . Should have 2+ years (5+ for senior level) of experience in compliance, legal auditing, litigation management, or legal industries. Insurance experience and insurance designations is preferred. Professional liability and management liability experience is a plus. Strong technical skills in utilizing e-billing software programs is essential. Must have excellent written and oral communication skills and strong organization and time management skills. Should have professional skill level in Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, Power Point, Word) and working knowledge of OnBase and Imageright document management systems

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Markel Corporation
9020 Stony Point Parkway
Suite 325
Richmond, VA 23235