Carolina Legal Associates

Currently seeking a Workers’ Compensation Paralegal for a well-established law firm located in Columbia, SC. The candidate needs to have at least 3 to 5 years of recent workers’ compensation experience in a law firm. The ideal candidate should be able to multitask and handle confidential cases and who is eager to learn and grow within this firm.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • Paralegal certificate preferred, but not required
  • 3 to 5 years of workers’ compensation experience required in a law firm
  • Previous experience in personal injury and auto accidents is helpful but not required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Windows, and other case management software
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

Job Responsibilities:

  • *MUST HAVE E-FILING EXPERIENCE*
  • Meet with new and current clients in local office/over the phone.
  • Manage cases from intake through disbursement.
  • Organize and maintain documents in an electronic filing system.
  • Keep track of and adhere to filing deadlines.
  • Gather and arrange evidence including medical records and other legal documents for attorney review and case preparation.
  • Draft correspondence and legal documents
  • Call clients, witnesses, lawyers, physicians’ offices, and outside vendors to schedule interviews and meetings for attorney.
  • Administrative duties that include entering client notes, drafting letters and other case specific documents, summarizing medical records, etc.

**All resumes are held in strict confidence.**

To apply for this job email your details to resumes@carolinalegalassoc.com