Litigation Paralegal for Medical Malpractice Defense

Tampa, FL

Job status
Full time
Benefits
Paid vacation, Paid holidays
Job description
We are an AV-rated Insurance Defense firm that is seeking a bright and dynamic Litigation Paralegal to join our Medical Malpractice department. The firm is looking to fill these positions promptly due to need as we are growing and those willing to begin working quickly are asked to apply immediately. Interviews are actively being scheduled.

As a litigation paralegal, you will assist in all aspects of case preparation and file management through the various stages, up to and including, settlement or trial. 

You will also be responsible for:
• Providing detailed review and analysis of medical records with presentation of findings to multiple attorneys.
• Preparation of medical records summaries, trial exhibits and other demonstrative evidence for use at trial.
•Assisting partners in preparation for and attendance at trial.

You must be experienced in the areas of Complex Litigation, General Liability, with an emphasis in Medical Malpractice.

Employees at Rissman, Barrett, Hurt, Donahue, McLain & Mangan, P.A. enjoy the following benefits:
• Tampa office is conveniently located close to I-275 outside of downtown. 
• Covered, free parking.
• Benefits package that includes Health, Dental, Vision, 401K, supplemental insurance options, and vacation time.
• Compensation based on experience and annual performance review.
• Well-established law firm with an array of specialties where you can diversify your experience and knowledge.
• Conservative business culture balanced with employee appreciation days and collective celebration of employee milestones.

Education requirements
• Paralegal Certificate from an ABA certified program is preferred but not necessary. 

Experience requirements
• Recent and relative legal experience is required
• Minimum 3-5 years Paralegal experience required
• Minimum 3-5 years Litigation experience required 
• Experience working in Insurance Defense is required

Skills
• Excellent multitasking skills
• Excellent organizational skills 
• High attention to detail 
• Ability to effectively prioritize work flow

Work hours
Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5pm. Pre-trial or mediation may require additional time for case preparation.

The Quick Apply Link above will generate an email to the office recruiter. Please include your resume and reference Paralegal.

About the firm:
Rissman, Barrett, Hurt, Donahue, McLain & Mangan, P.A. is an AV-rated law firm by Martindale-Hubbell(R) Law Directory offering top quality legal services to its clients throughout Florida. The firm provides legal services in all areas of insurance defense litigation from Workers’ Compensation, Medical Malpractice, Automobile Negligence, Premises Liability and Construction Litigation.
The firm was founded in 1972 and has grown from a small firm to one of the larger Insurance Defense firms in the state of Florida.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  
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