1+ months


Yorkson Legal
Ridgefield, NJ 07657
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A leading plaintiffs’ law firm has an opening in its mass tort practice group for a  paralegal. The position will be based in the firm’s northern NJ office on a temp to perm basis. The paralegal will work on a variety of pharmaceutical and medical device product liability matters.

Responsibilities include:

  • Ordering, obtaining and reviewing medical records
  • Drafting clear and concise summaries for assigned cases
  • Drafting interrogatories and other discovery responses
  • Preparing claim packages for settlement
  • Responding to client inquiries for status updates
  • Conducting new client intake

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor's degree 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and manage several time-critical projects under tight deadlines
  • Ability and desire to work on matters beyond regular business hours
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Professional and friendly attitude

The following attributes are preferred, but not required:

  • Strong general research and writing abilities
  • Prior personal injury or mass tort experience
  • Prior experience with patient medical records and medical terminology
  • Familiarity with case and document management software
  • Intermediate or higher proficiency in MS Office
  • Fluency in Spanish



Posted: 2019-10-24 Expires: 2019-12-22

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