The Miami office of Wicker Smith has an immediate opening for a Litigation Paralegal focusing on medical malpractice and general liability. The ideal candidate for this position will possess 2 to 4 years of litigation experience and experience dealing with medical records. Paralegal certification preferred. Must type at least 45 wpm and be proficient in Microsoft Office. Interested candidates should send resume and salary requirement to Lisa Dasher at firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE.
Candidate must have a two year degree, be highly organized, have excellent research and writing skills, as well as the ability to exercise sound judgment and think creatively. Must have the ability to summarize medical records and be familiar with medical terminology, preparing discovery responses, answering interrogatories and requests to produce, calendar deadlines for motions, responses and other pleadings. Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment is required. The right candidate must be able to work independently.