Relocate to beautiful Tampa Bay! In need of medical negligence (plaintiff practice) legal assistant paralegal to assist attorneys and other employees of a small office in all aspects of the case. This would include among other duties: phone and in person intakes, client interviews, document execution with clients, drafting motions and orders & drafting & answering discovery. Knowledge of JAWS judicial scheduling creating medical chronologies, Med mal medical records requests, and Trialworks practice software extremely helpful. Candidate is expected to possess a willingness to learn at all times, contact and coordinate with expert witnesses, prepare notices of intent, engage in presuit discovery, coordinate multi defendant unsworn statements, discovery depositions, hearings, and assist attorneys in preparation for, and possible attendance at depositions, motion hearings, mediations, arbitrations, settlement conferences and trials, lien resolution, closings and be willing to “wear many hats.” Salary commensurate with experience.
This is an energetic office where we pull down multi million dollar settlements and verdicts in medical negligence, nursing home negligence, Catastrophic injury, and other wrongful death cases, including complex tobacco litigation. Oh, and we have an office cat!