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Hybrid LAA/Paralegal – Personal Injury

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
5 days ago

Hybrid LAA/Paralegal – Personal Injury #3642-K

A busy, dynamic law firm in Vancouver BC is currently seeking a professional, Hybrid Paralegal/LAA to join their personal injury team to support an Associate’s practice. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who continues to seek personal and professional development. The successful candidate should have previous experience working as a Paralegal in a fast-paced work environment. Furthermore, you must have exceptional customer service and administrative skills for this position.

Who you are!

You are an experienced Legal Administrative Assistant or have a law degree with exceptional analytical, communication and customer service skills. You see and understand the big picture. In addition, you are reliable and able to work independently and within a team. Your strong work ethic and initiative will go far in this environment. 

 

Where is it based?

Vancouver BC

 

Responsibilities:

  • Request medical documents, employment documents, and all other supporting documents from stakeholders
  • Interact with clients, insurance adjusters, opposing counsels, medical practitioners etc.
  • Document management (requesting, reviewing, summarizing and following up)
  • Vetting clinical records
  • Conducting legal research
  • Schedule client meetings
  • Perform general administrative duties
  • Organize and manage personal injury files
  • Perform other duties as required by Associate

 

Must haves:

  • A minimum of 4 years’ experience in a busy law practice, experience in personal injury would prove to be a major asset
  • Successful completion of an LAA or Paralegal certificate or diploma from an accredited post-secondary institution is an asset
  • Highly organized and strong administrative background
  • Proven ability to prioritize and meet tight deadlines
  • Proven ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Possess strong verbal and written communication skills
  • The ability to work independently and within a team

 

What’s in it for you?

  • You will be a part of a welcoming and congenial work environment
  • Busy firm social calendar including events such as: weekly Friday social, holiday party, summer picnic, spring event, annual staff appreciation event, charity runs, fitness challenges and multiple charitable events/initiatives
  • Excellent opportunity for personal and professional development
  • Competitive remuneration and discretionary annual bonuses
  • Comprehensive benefits package includes medical, extended health and dental coverage for staff and their families, Employee Assistance Program and Health Care Spending Account
  • Disability benefits include long term disability, accidental death & dismemberment and life insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement for eligible post-secondary courses

 

 

Is this you?

Please apply online @ https://expertrecruiters.secure.force.com/ExpertRecruiters with your resume and cover letter to the attention of Katherine Wu, Recruitment Consultant or Darcia Bower, Managing Director, quoting reference #3642-K. If you have already met a member of our team and are interested in this opportunity please call or email us asap. 

Expert Recruiters locally established staffing and consulting firm with a national reach; established in 1999 by its Managing Director Darcia Bower, who has over 20 years’ experience helping clients and candidates reach their goals. Expert Recruiters takes great pride in providing a more personal, boutique style staffing and recruitment agency experience. From the moment you walk through the door, you’ll recognize that Expert Recruiters provides a warm and welcoming environment for both our candidates and our clients, with all of our applications treated with the strictest of confidence.

 

Category
Legal