Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough Paralegal in Baltimore, Maryland
The Baltimore Office of an AmLaw 100 law firm is seeking qualified applicants for a Medical Malpractice Paralegal with 5+ years of experience.
The ideal candidate will have insurance defense experience handling case from inception to end; the ability to perform and execute service of process; experience with trial preparation and trials; strong communication and writing skills; the ability to collaborate effectively with clients, attorneys, and staff; the ability to self-manage and meet deadlines; and the ability to work overtime when needed.
Mid-size to large law firm experience a plus.
Education: BA/BS required. Paralegal certificate or commensurate experience.
Organize, evaluate and summarize medical records.
Prepare, submit and follow up on HIPAA and other record authorizations.
Perform legal research and investigative tasks, including obtaining information or documents from outside parties.
Prepare medical summaries and timelines.
Draft and respond to discovery demands.
Track and manage discovery, including document productions.
Participate in case strategy meetings.
Handle routine calls and correspondence to courts, outside attorneys, and clients.
Preferred Skills and Experience:
Retrieve and search for electronic documents from a variety of court and agency web sites.
Demonstrated technology and analytical abilities.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
Strong sense of accountability, taking ownership over projects and responsibilities and resolving issues proactively.
High level of accuracy, attention to detail, and organizational skills.
Ability to assess information, anticipate issues and outcomes, and make effective decisions.
Ability to manage multiple requests, assess priorities, and achieve solutions under deadlines.
Knowledge of medical terminology.
Excellent teamwork skills and a strong client service orientation.
External Company Name: Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, LLP
External Company URL: www.nelsonmullins.com
Street: 100 S. Charles Street