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Paralegal -Workers Compensation Defense

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/27/22

Job Description

Job description:

Paralegal Workers Comp Defense.

Philadelphia, PA.

Requires: 3-5 years of paralegal experience; knowledge of workers compensation law and Pennsylvania WCAIS.

Our client is a thriving, boutique law firm specializing in workers compensation defense services for employers and insurance companies in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. The firm seeks a skilled paralegal with 3-5 years of experience and a thorough understanding of workers compensation law and case management.

The work can usually be performed remotely; however occasional on-site presence in the Philadelphia office may be required when needed possible few days per month.

Responsibilities of the Paralegal Workers Comp Defense:

Serve as legal team liaison to client representatives, third parties, and outside counsel to effectively manage flow and accuracy of information

Attain necessary documents and facts enabling financial decisions; intake case details including medical summaries

Drafting & proofreading correspondence & discoveries, pleadings, arbitration memos

Assist with sending and responding to written discovery, including interrogatories

Organize, maintain and supervise document collection for assigned cases and firm attorneys

Routinely review and follow-up on client deadlines and calendar appointments.

Consistently complete assigned tasks within required timeframes and deadlines.

Qualifications:

Qualifications of the Paralegal - Workers Comp Defense:

3- 5 years in a law firm working with Workers Compensation Defense cases

Experience with Pennsylvania WCAIS

Qualified to perform substantive legal work; certification by NALA, NFPA or another professional paralegal program a plus

Experienced and knowledgeable in assessing plaintiffs cases and evaluating medical summaries

Strong verbal and written communications skills

Methodical, detail-oriented, accurate

Able to work on site in Philadelphia office as needed

Exceptional work ethic, proactive and team-oriented

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Warm and engaging team and corporate culture with work-life balance. (Position predominantly remote)



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