Nurse Paralegal

**IMPORTANT TO APPLY**

You will be evaluated and vetted based on your ability to follow instructions.

Do NOT apply through the contact information on the website.

To Apply: You must call 866-858-5428 and follow the step-by-step instructions. Failure to do so will result in us ignoring your application.

Responsibilities:

  • Ordering, reviewing and summarizing medical records.
  • Guiding clients on how to seek medical testing and supporting them in seeking treatment (but not practicing medicine)
  • Performing medical and literature research.
  • Supporting attorneys during deposition and trial preparations on medical issues and literature related to client injuries and causation.
  • Interviewing clients by phone and timely updating them on their legal cases (don’t worry, we will teach you if you come strictly from a medical background!).
  • Reviewing and evaluating cases to prepare for review by attorneys for filing.
  • Assisting our Intake Specialists with managing the intake system.
  • Managing the workflow of cases in our electronic case management system.
  • Drafting and sending correspondence.
  • Properly and constantly documenting all events and communications.
  • Submitting invoices timely and consistent with firm policy.
  • Managing and meeting deadlines for SOLs and other filings under the supervision of attorneys.

Requirements:

  • Ability to summarize and create medical chronologies of pertinent facts and key documents to a case.
  • Past experience as a Nurse Paralegal a plus!
  • Graduate of a nursing program, and at some point held an RN or LPN certification (past is fine; you don’t need to maintain it now or going forward).
  • Caring and compassionate attitude with clients that’s consistent with firm’s core value of Doing Good by Doing Right.
  • Growth mindset—eager to become an invaluable member of the Chaffin Luhana team.
  • Be growth focused, resilient, smart, and compassionate (be a great listener).
  • Proven ability to assist attorneys and senior level paralegals.
  • Experience with drafting and filing complaints and other pleadings.
  • Experience and ability to review medical information and summarize the same with little supervision.
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft suite and demonstrated comfort with technology.
  • We are paperless and expect you to be the same.
  • Experience as a paralegal or legal assistant in a law firm setting, preferably a mass tort or personal injury firm.
  • Friendly and calming phone etiquette – you can remain patient even in the most stressful situations.
  • Strong time management and multitasking skills – things get busy!
  • High attention to detail and superior organizational skills.

Perks – A few benefits you’re sure to enjoy:

  • Salary based on prior experience and incentive bonus based on KPIs.
  • 401(k) with very attractive firm matching.
  • Health and dental insurance—we cover most (if not all) of the premiums (for typical team member) and we kick in up to $750 in an HRA.
  • Flexible Spending Account—transit and healthcare.
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) for pure fun and recharging, 9 yearly holidays paid so you can enjoy your friends and family and separate sick/bereavement days for those unfortunate times you need it.
  • We strive to close the entire firm between Christmas & New Year’s every year so the entire team can recharge their batteries with family and start the year fresh!
  • Bonusly awards—peer-to-peer recognition app—think Facebook for the team with cool .gifs (and rewards funded by the firm)!
  • Free annual dollars for continuing education and twice monthly Coaching Wednesdays with Senior Management!
  • Enjoy putting your nursing knowledge to work, still interact with clients to help guide them for medical treatment or to prove their legal case, all from the comfort of an office without the risk of exposure to COVID or working on your feet all day!
  • A strong company culture with cool rewards, annual firm retreat and a spectacular holiday dinner!
  • Philanthropy— our motto is Doing Good by Doing Right in our practice and in our communities – you’ll be working for meaningful causes inside and outside of the firm!
  • Team members nominate their own charities for the CL Foundation to support during the holidays—putting their own mark on our Doing Good by Doing Right motto!