Job Details

Labor And Employment Paralegal

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Years of Experience

2-5 yrs required

Location

Cleveland, OH

Posted on

Apr 16,2018
Practice Area
Labor & Employment >> Labor & Employment
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Labor And Employment Paralegal The candidate duties to include general case maintenance for large & small matters, preparing files for administrative hearings before the Industrial Commission of Ohio, drafting IME (Independent Medical Exam) letters to physicians for examinations, requesting and reviewing medical records, scheduling examinations and depositions, obtaining evidence, preparing correspondence to clients, physicians, and opposing counsel, drafting settlement agreements, preparing pleadings (including appeals to Common Pleas Court, Answers to Complaints, Disclosures, Depositions, and Discovery requests and responses), and Trial Preparation.

Qualification and Experience

A Bachelor’s degree and a Paralegal certificate from an ABA accredited school is preferred. Should have 2-5 years of experience in the Ohio workers’ compensation industry, preferably with defense/employer representation. Must possess excellent communication (both written & oral) skills & have proficient technical skills. General litigation experience is a plus.

Company info

Ashley Cooper
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
200 Public Square
Suite 3500
Cleveland, OH 44114
Fax: 216-241-3707

Review:

"Good Benefits And Great Support Staff"

Current Employee - Reviewed on July 21, 2017

Improving upward mobility would be nice, or at least clarifying how associates can climb the ladder should they wish to.

Pros : The benefits offered by this firm are top notch, especially the health insurance. There are also quite a few perks thrown on top that make the overall compensation package very impressive.
Cons : Upward mobility here could be better. I am not sure about the statistics, but I haven't seen many people promoted in the time I've been with the firm.
Current or former employee? : Current Employee

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