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Legal Staff Paralegal in Portland, OR

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Company name

Law Firm Staff

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

Portland, OR

Posted on

Jan 03,2018

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Law Firm Staff brings you up to date and high quality legal staff openings in law firms and in-house legal departments of business organizations. In addition, we help solo attorneys hire experienced personnel from the legal industry. We not only have the best law firm staff positions, but we also have the most. Litigation Paralegal Duties: Monitor and manage litigation files, including tracking deadlines. Move cases forward with little supervision. Draft discovery and pleadings for attorney review. Identify records responsive to discovery in addition to identifying missing records for furtherance of case investigation. Review and analyze medical records and medical bills to create medical chronologies and medical billing summaries. Perform in-depth research and investigation for case development. Assist attorneys with exhibits, creation of notebooks for attorney reference, preparation of materials for depositions, mediation, arbitration and/or trial. Identify and understand each carrier-specific billing guideline to ensure work is being performed within those guidelines.

Requirements: Experience in preparing discovery, pleadings, and motions for attorney review for both Oregon and Washington is desired. Experience with personal injury cases; specifically the review and analysis of medical records, creation of medical chronologies, review of medical billing and creation of medical billing summaries is greatly preferred. Experience and knowledge of Oregon expert discovery Rules is desired. Prior experience with billing time and maintaining a set billable requirement are also key components for this position. Ability to multi-task, prioritize assignments, and manage multiple deadlines. Experienced litigation paralegal who has demonstrated the ability to handle complex assignments, work independently, possesses excellent writing, communication and interpersonal skills. The ability to multitask, while maintaining a high level of detail and quality of work is desired. Familiarity with the insurance industry is a plus. Microsoft office, including Excel, Word, and Adobe Acrobat is required.

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Law Firm Staff