Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Tampa, FL

Description

Paralegal - Medical Malpractice/Hospital Liability (defense)

Great opportunity to join an amazing team! We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package. In addition to a very competitive salary, we provide fully paid health, dental, life and long-term disability insurance, 20 paid personal days/year, 401K and many other perks. Work in a fun, family environment for a firm that truly cares about the wellbeing of its awesome employees!

PLUS - The successful candidate will receive a $1500 sign on bonus!*

Responsibilities

  • Assist partner and associates with all aspects of cases through presuit and litigation - from inception through discovery to trial preparation
  • Summarization of medical records
  • Retention of/liaison with expert witnesses

Qualifications

  • 3-4 years of Florida paralegal experience, concentrating on defense of medical malpractice claims preferred
  • Knowledge of medical terminology; ability to summarize medical records
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office; Adobe Acrobat
  • Experience using Tabs3 a plus
  • Bachelor's degree, Paralegal Certificate preferred but not essential
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*Sign on bonus paid after completion of 90-day orientation period; subject to tax withholding


Employment Type: Full Time
Years Experience: 3 - 5 years
Salary: $60,000 - $65,000 Annual
Bonus/Commission: Yes