Personal Injury Paralegal Resume Samples

A Personal Injury Paralegal assists the Personal Injury Attorneys and handles all aspects from communicating with clients to offering legal advice. A well-drafted Personal Injury Paralegal Resume mentions the following core duties – assisting the Personal Injury Attorneys in preparing for court cases, researching and providing matters; reviewing reports by police or witnesses; making appointments for medical examinations; determining the extent of damage covered; assisting with preparing settlement deeds, and gathering medical reports.

While the duties vary based on the type of the case, the needed skills to execute them are universally common and include – the ability to multi-task; strong writing skills, knowledgeable about current legalities; familiarity with legal and medical terminologies; strong communication skills, drafting skills, well-versed in the trial realm, and strong knowledge of the case that is being handled. Most of the resumes denote a paralegal or legal studies and special certifications pertaining to the tort law.

 

Personal Injury Paralegal Resume example

Personal Injury Paralegal Resume

Summary : Experience working with clients colleagues from various cultural backgrounds. Strong Communication Skills English Spanish, written spoken. Strong Organization Skills. Use Internet target audiences.

Skills : Native English And Spanish Speaker, Wordpress Website Developer,.

Description :

     

    1. Gathered evidence for our cases, this requires sending out medical records requests, HRA requests for Medicare, Employment/loss  wages requests, Bills requests.
    2. Set up calendar appointments and trial dates.
    3. Performed case breakdowns disbursement, client's share and firm's share.
    4. Wrote blog articles in spanish and english.
    5. Translated various documents to English and Spanish.
    6. Followed needles software case management checklist tasks to ensure smooth workflow.
    7. Drafted General Subpoenas, Duces Tecum, Out of State Subpoenas, etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Masters Of Law In Business Law


Sr. Personal Injury Paralegal Resume

Objective : Am self-motivated professional with strong medical background who able to manage multiple projects , deliver optimum work performance. consider myself dedicated, hard-working individual who able to adapt and be flexible changing and fast paced environment.

Skills : MS Office, Abacus Law, Westlaw, LexisNexis.

Description :

    1. Contracted Position Worked under James L.
    2. Supported 7 attorneys in total within Personal Injury Department in Montgomery County office, Chester County office, worked mainly out of Philadelphia office.
    3. Conferred with clients on regular basis with status updates treatment updates.
    4. Aided clients in processes of Arbitration, Mediation, Settlement,  Trial.
    5. Prepared witness binders and trial binders both with vendors and electronically.
    6. Scheduled interviews and met with all potential clients, witnesses, doctors and police officers to assess whether or not the law office would be interested in taking their case(s).
    7. Provided excellent, detail oriented, legal assistance for four (4) prominent Attorneys of this firm.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
- August 1999(Temple University - Philadelphia, PA)


Jr. Personal Injury Paralegal Resume

Headline : Driven, goal-oriented team player eager apply experience ,skills towards launching successful career with long-term opportunities for professional growth. Written and verbal expression; advanced Internet research; social media; blogging; text and html editing; 

Skills : Analytical and creative problem solving; document and digital organization.

Description :

    1. Monitored dockets.
    2. Gathered/ dissected  summarized medical records  bills.
    3. Drafted routine correspondence Maintained file folders and filing.
    4. Maintained research files and organized files for storage.
    5. Administered all phases of discovery, including interrogatories.
    6. Proofread documents for appropriate formatting, spelling, and grammar and maintain files in an efficient and effective manner that avoid SOL's.
    7. Prepared demands, complaints, motions, exhibits, memorandum.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
August 1999(Temple University - Philadelphia, PA)

Asst.Personal Injury Paralegal Resume

Headline : Highly motivated, intuitive, results-focused advance organizational goals with experience diversified environments team player with solid leadership skills resolve challenges, andtives. Creative, detail-oriented.

Skills : Website design. Search Engine Optimization; Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Photoshop, Joomla, WordPress.

Description :

    1. Responsible for 50+ Client's consisting of primarily Medical Malpractice, drafting discovery, complaints schedule depositions, mediation, hearings, case management conferences.
    2. Ability to summarize legal documents, perform record research, legal research; checking legal forms for accuracy, preparing reports and correspondence.
    3. Drafted all sorts of legal documents, preparing declarations preparing form complaints.
    4. Ability to perform legal research, interview witnesses and document what learned.
    5. Analyzed legal documents for accuracy, depth knowledge legal terminology principles.
    6. Performed assistance with medical records indexing  research with special knowledge of medical terminology  extraordinary legal services  trial preparation skills.
    7. Provided excellent, detail oriented, legal assistance for four (4) prominent Attorneys of this firm.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Paralegal

Associate. Personal Injury Paralegal Resume

Summary : Obtain position as Paralegal , Legal Assistant contribute to profitable growth of business. Results-focused and recognized leader lauded by management for delivering the highest levels of customer service with diligent follow-up.

Skills : Website design. Search Engine Optimization; Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Assisted Trial Attorney with preparation for jury trials and other legal proceedings.
    2. Scheduled depositions and appointments for attorneys.
    3. Scheduled video depositions of Expert Witnesses.
    4. Prepared Arbitration  Municipal Court packets.
    5. Drafted Civil Complaints, Motions, Petitions, Releases, letters , memorandums for Attorney review.
    6. Typed Interrogatories and Request for Production of Documents.
    7. Coordinated law office activities such as subpoena delivery and Sheriff's Service.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates In Paralegal

Personal Injury Paralegal III Resume

Summary : Legal administrative support professional offering versatile office management skills proficiency Microsoft Office programs. 

An enthusiastic and adventurous civil engineer with seven years' professional experience in civil engineering; ready to take on responsibility. 

Skills : Training in medical coding and insurance, ambulatory.

Description :

    1. Duties included investigating coverage accidents, negotiating settlements with adjusters.
    2. Maintained client relationships through sharing information regarding claims process settlement stages.
    3. Built relationship between client and firm.
    4. Liaisoned between attorney and clients.
    5. Opened claims with insurance companies  abrogation agencies.
    6. Performed record research, legal research.
    7. Responsible for checking legal forms for accuracy.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Business Administration

Personal Injury Paralegal II Resume

Objective : Seasoned professional who takes initiative to research assess cases Manage large case load with minimal supervision Articulate communicator who fluently speaks English and Spanish connects with clients Detailed oriented with excellent research, investigative, reporting skills.

Skills : Needles, Microsoft Office, Summation.

Description :

    1. Followed case from inception to settlement/judgment - all while, assessing cases so that maximum recovery  client satisfaction is achieved.
    2. Independently conducted client intakes, ability handle pressure, interruptions ,multiple projects while frequently changing priorities , deadlines.
    3. Formed and mediate relationships  aid  effective communication with defense counsel, clerks, judges' chambers, adjusters, process servers, messengers, attorneys support staff.
    4. Correspond directly with COBC, CMS, MSPRC in personal injury matters in order to process settlements expeditiously.
    5. Organized , indexed documents in case file.
    6. Submitted documents to the court and distributed filed copies to other parties.
    7. Responsible for preparing reports and correspondence.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S. In Legal Studies

Personal Injury Paralegal I Resume

Objective :

Desires a role as a teacher assistant/para-educator. Experience in leadership skills, multi-tasking strengths and excellent customer service. Currently pursuing teaching credentials in special education and love working with children.Continue career with company that will utilize customer service, hospitality, office administration skills to foster mutual growth and success. 

Skills : Paralegal, Microsoft Office, Needles Case.

Description :

    1. Served as paralegal to managing partners in  busy litigation practice.
    2. Acted  liaison for all personal injury cases among various internal departments  with outside agencies.
    3. Responsible for case management from intake to settlement or trial.
    4. Conducted client interviews.
    5. Performed legal research.
    6. Drafted legal documents including pleadings, motions, briefs, interrogatories, affidavits, subpoenas , memoranda of law.
    7. Opened records requests to various agencies.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S. In Political Science & International Affairs

Lead Personal Injury Paralegal Resume

Objective : Continue career with company that will utilize customer service, hospitality office administration skills to foster mutual growth and success. Results-focused and recognized leader lauded by management for delivering the highest levels of customer service with diligent follow-up.

Skills : Paralegal, Paralegal, Microsoft Office, Needles Case.

Description :

    1. Served as paralegal managing partners in busy litigation practice.
    2. Responsible for case management from intake settlement or trial.
    3. Drafted legal documents including pleadings, motions, briefs, interrogatories, affidavits, subpoenas and memorandum of law.
    4. Opened records requests to various agencies.
    5. Manage a database of 100+ cases and documents in while demonstrating exceptional professional judgment and appropriate workplace demeanor at all times.
    6. Responsible for preparing reports and correspondence.
    7. Served as paralegal to managing partners in  busy litigation practice.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S. In Political Science & International Affairs

Personal Injury Paralegal Resume

Summary : Please advised that  experienced office professional seeking to explore different vocation. Results-focused and recognized leader lauded by management for delivering the highest levels of customer service with diligent follow-up.

Skills : Microsoft Office Applications, Westlaw Legal Research Software, LexisnexisLegal Research Software, CM/ECF Bankruptcy Software, Bestcase Software And JCATS Software.

Description :

    1. Included issuing and managing pleadings, coordinating all aspects of discovery, supporting counsel other areas within litigation functions.
    2. Propounded discovery, drafting motions, pleading affidavits, all stages of litigation.
    3. Multi- tasked the above while scheduling depositions, mediation, hearings, conference calls,appointments.
    4. Prepared medical chronology mediation , trials.
    5. Acted as a liaison and internal client point of contact with clients, insurance companies, law firms and physician offices.
    6. Reviewed and provided analysis while preparing correspondence, special projects, mediation notebooks.
    7. Responsible for mediation and deposition preparation, answering telephones, direct client contact.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate Of Science In Paralegal Studies Summa