Start Date 08/19/2007

Suburban law firm is looking for a seasoned Worker's Comp Paralegal for a busy department handling high profile clientele assisting in defense of claims from initial claim through settlement.

Responsibilities include:

  • Review and analyze initial claim documents for accuracy/inconsistencies
  • Recommend further course of action for attorney review
  • Review claim activity and perform actions as outlined by attorney (request medical records, obtain other paperwork, prepare correspondence, appeals, motions, objections, etc.)
  • Monitor claims and advise the clients on current claim activity
  • Docket due dates where needed for appeals, motions, medical records, etc.
  • Review and summarize medical records for attorney review
  • Analyze treatment protocols and physician reports
  • Assist attorneys in preparation for Workers' Compensation hearings by verifying that all reports are received and obtaining other information as requested.
  • Attend hearings (as an observer) with attorney
  • Attend meetings with attorneys and Clients

3+ years of either worker's comp experience. State-funded or self-insured experience preferred. Paralegal certificate preferred but open to experience.

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