Thrivas Staffing Agency
Personal injury firm is currently hiring a new Personal Injury paralegal. The position is full time and permanent. The law firm will provide a generous benefits package after a 90 day probationary period
Personal injury firm is currently hiring a new Personal Injury paralegal. The position is full time and permanent. The law firm will provide a generous benefits package after a 90 day probationary period. The office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. and overtime is required frequently. Starting pay is up to $65,000 depending on experience.
The ideal paralegal will be Florida Registered Paralegal with a Bachelor in legal studies (being a FRP is not required). The firm prefers an experience PI Paralegal with extensive trial experience and is capable of handling a variety of personal injury cases from auto, slip and fall, product liability, class action suits, etc.
The PI Paralegal reports to a partner. The firm is trial firm and does not refer cases out. You must have trial experience. The Paralegal is responsible for working closely with the pre-litigation paralegal to open files, request medical records, police reports, doctor appointments, medical bills/invoices, and other supporting documents. You will be responsible for preparing all legal documents from pleadings, demands, interrogatories, responses, etc. Schedule hearings, mediations, depos. This position also conducts research, prepares for trial (trial binders) and if appropriate may attend trial with attorney. This position is only offered to qualified individuals with extensive experience who are motivated and focused on their career.
- Bachelor Degree
- No less than 2 years of Personal Injury Litigation experience
- Trial experience
- Excellent references from previous firm
- Type no less than 55 wpm
- Know how to E-File without guidance
- Excellent organization skills
- Advanced Microsoft Office
- Team player who can work well with legal assistant, and Jr. Paralegal
Your job search will be kept confidential. We will not contact your current or past employer(s) in regards to your job search without your authorization.
Please note that not all of our open positions are posted on our website. It is a good idea to submit your resume even if your desired job is not listed. THRIVAS is a leader in staffing and recruiting services. With our knowledge and experience we are often able to fill our client job orders prior to posting the position online. If your resume is in our database, you will be considered for job opportunities that may never be posted online or readily known to the general public. This job may not be available at the time of your resume submission, however, we are always accepting new applicants and upon your resume submission our recruiters will conduct a job search for you based on our current and future openings.