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Legal Nurse Consultant

Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Atlanta, GA 30303

Greenberg Traurig, a global law firm, currently has an excellent full-time employment opportunity in the Litigation Products/Liability Department of our Atlanta office. We offer competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package.

Position Summary:
The Products Liability Legal Nurse Consultant position provides practice specific support to attorneys in the practice group, specifically related to medical expertise.  Demonstrates professionalism, attention to detail, and ability to handle multiple priorities and work in an organized and efficient manner.  
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Identify, organize and analyze pertinent medical records.
  • Prepare a chronology, timeline or other types of summary of documentation in medical records.
  • Conduct medical literature research for various cases, client risk assessments and new client pitch presentations. 
  • Provide an analysis of the medical and scientific literature related to the product at issue.
  • Identify applicable standards of care in medical malpractice cases. * Identify, research/screen and facilitate review by expert witnesses.
  • Evaluate case strengths and weaknesses.
  • Draft or review and analyze medical portions of legal documents.
  • Evaluate causation and damages issues.
  • Educate attorneys and clients regarding relevant medical issues, medical terminology and other key case information.
  • Identify plaintiff’s future medical needs and associated costs. 
  • Participate in case management and case strategy discussions. 
  • Participate in deposition preparation.
  • Participate in Trial preparation and attend trial as a member of the team.
  • Prepare medical trial exhibits and demonstrative evidence for trial. 

    Skills & Competencies:
    • Excellent written, oral and email communication skills with the ability to synthesize and distill information from diverse sources and assemble in a user-friendly format.
    • Flexibility and ability to respond quickly and positively to shifting demands.
    • Ability to work under pressure to meet strict deadlines.
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook).

      Qualifications & Prior Experience:
      • A Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, active RN license and clinical background required.
      • Minimum of 5 years of experience as an RN and LNC.
      • Research experience in the areas of medical and scientific literature.
      • Previous experience in a legal environment and trial preparation preferred.
         
        \u200BGreenberg Traurig is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

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Posted: 2020-02-10 Expires: 2020-03-11

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