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Legal Assistant #9753

Midwest Professional Staffing West Des Moines, IA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Legal Assistant #9753

Hours: Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM

Pay: $20+/hour depending on experience

Type: Contract-to-Hire

Location: West Des Moines, IA

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Answer calls for new cases/appointments
  • ​​​​​​​Personal injury/insurance defense
  • Assist with subpoenas
  • Simple motions
  • Draft responses to motions and discovery
  • File documents with state and federal courts
  • Oversee all phases of discovery, trial and post-trial procedures
  • Prepare and follow up on document requests
  • Document review and summary
  • Request medical records/bills
  • Review of medical records, pharmacy records, invoices, payroll, tax returns and more
  • Prepare case summaries, pleadings, exhibits and schedule witnesses
  • Maintain calendar for attorneys
  • Other duties as assigned

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Paralegal certificate preferred - not required​​​​​​​
  • Previous legal experience preferable in personal injury, insurance defense 
  • ​​​​​​​Experience requesting and reviewing medical records
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Expertise in Microsoft Office products
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience conducting legal research
  • Ability to work independently in fast-paced environment
  • Dependable and people oriented

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