Litigation Paralegal

Boston, MA, USA

Job Type

Full-time

About the Role

A reputable Boston law firm is seeking an experienced Litigation Paralegal. Qualified candidates should have 2+ years of litigation experience in Insurance Defense / Medical Malpractice. This is a full-time position with a schedule of Monday–Friday. 

Duties and Requirements

NEW CASES:


  • Organize & index medical records

  • Prepare detailed medical chronology on case-by-case basis

  • Prepare KOR subpoenas / Notice of Deposition in absence of secretary

  • Prepare medical records releases to be signed by plaintiff for out of state health providers


TRIAL PREPARATION:


  • Prepare trial notebook & trial boxes

  • Completion of medical binders

  • Prepare summary of depositions

  • Prepare list of all notices of depositions & KOR subpoenas issued

  • Prepare chart of all parties' experts

  • Prepare chart of all documents available for expert review in this case (offer of proof with expert report; answers to interrogatories; depositions; medical records; 79C medical articles),

  • Review all correspondence sent to experts throughout case to determine what documents they have received to date.

  • Review chart with associate to determine which additional documents experts are to review

  • Prepare 79G Notice of Intent and Affidavit for use at trial

  • Obtain all medical articles for plantiff 79Cl

  • Review all Production of Documents to label contents

  • Review IDEX testimonial history reports

  • When transcripts arrive, label folder with case description & verdict outcome h would be most helpful in his preparation for that expert at trial

  • Search internet including MA Medical Board of Registration for info on plaintiff's experts, and any media information re; expert

  • Request updated CVs from our experts

  • Schedule attorney meetings experts prior to trial, and set up trial testimony date as attorney directs

Salary

$65,000.00 - $70,000.00 per year