Job Details

ParalegalLegal Assistant

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Posted on

Aug 06,2018

Location

Washington, DC
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Personal Injury
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Paralegal/Legal Assistant Candidate will be focusing primarily on personal injury cases. Will work directly with attorneys and clients. Will assist attorneys with a caseload of personal injury and other matters, including: Taking new case calls and screening potential new cases; Meeting with potential clients; Pre-litigation workup of cases, including ordering police reports, ordering and following up with medical bills and records, filing, contacting witnesses, and corresponding with insurance companies; Drafting demand letters and other correspondence; Assisting in the disbursement of settled cases, including checking outstanding medical balances, and corresponding with health insurance companies; Drafting complaints and other pleadings; Corresponding with courts and other attorneys' offices; Assisting attorneys in regard to trials, depositions and other court appearances; and, Maintaining excellent client relations. will work directly with the partners and senior attorneys and have frequent client contact. Will provide health insurance, long term disability insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, and an opportunity for bonuses. Experience may be helpful. Should have strong organizational skills, want responsibility, willing to work hard, be interested in learning about the legal field, and have exceptional people skills. Should also be a team player and have a positive attitude.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Simeone & Miller, LLP
1130 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Suite 350
Washington, DC 20036

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