BTG, in partnership with a top ranked insurance company in Florida, has an immediate need for a Paralegal professional.
About the Position:
If you are an organized and determined multitasker with good computer skills and passionate about the legal field, this position may be for you. We are seeking a Paralegal to work in our Orlando legal office to provide general paralegal support for the office. This is a great opportunity to take the next step in your legal career.
Assists attorneys with the preparation of responses to discovery, including meeting with clients when necessary.
Assists with preparation of cases for trial. Sends out discovery requests. Monitors compliance with discovery by all parties and prepares motions as appropriate.
Assists attorneys with investigation of cases. Obtains medical, insurance, employment and/or other records/information, through record requests or subpoenas. Assists with the drafting of motions, briefs and other documents.
Communicates with clients, claims adjusters, litigation specialists, attorneys' offices, medical provider offices, police departments, courts and agents to request additional information/documentation as assigned.
Sets up legal file jackets, as needed. Maintains summary of all records received by case, for attorneys and other claims personnel.
Performs legal research at the request of the attorneys.
Must have a High School Diploma, or GED; Strongly prefer candidates with a degree
Must have a paralegal certificate or a minimum of 6 months experience in drafting discovery documents and discovery responses, summarizing claims files and medical records and interviewing clients.
Prefer candidates with a minimum of three years paralegal experience; the company pays talent commensurate with experience; we offer growth opportunities inclusion tuition reimbursement.
Must be familiar with operation of general office equipment including calculator, fax machine, copy machine, etc.
Excellent verbal and written communication, organizational and time management skills required.
Prior PC experience required including knowledge of word processing software (Word and Excel preferred).
Knowledge of law office management, time billing and legal research software preferred.
Benefits of the Position:
- Full time hours
- Medical / Dental / Vision
If you believe that your skills and experience are a match for this position, please submit your most current resume and a recruiter will be in contact. Resumes can also be submitted via email to ************* or by applying online at https://jobs.btginc.com. You may also give us a call at 904-998-9414 to speak to a recruiter. #cb