Irvine CA

Health Care Litigation Paralegal

CM Legal

Healthcare Litigation Paralegal

Our client is currently seeking a Healthcare Litigation Paralegal in their Orange County office.  The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience and an ABA-approved paralegal certificate.

Under minimal supervision, the Litigation Paralegal performs a variety of duties to assist attorneys in the Healthcare Litigation Department. Reviews patient medical and billing claim files, revenue cycle reports, works with large Excel spreadsheets, including creating pivot tables, developing formulas, and combining/consolidating/comparing data in various spreadsheets, develops and carries out case management strategies, including discovery, expert witness identification and preparation, and trial preparation. Maintains positive contact with clients, witnesses, opposing counsel, co-counsel, experts, and service providers. Strictly observes confidentiality of client matters. Keeps accurate time records for client billing. Continually learns and applies software and other technology as necessary to improve litigation management and client service.

Knowledge, skills and abilities required:

  • ABA-approved paralegal certificate or attorney declaration under the BPC 6450;
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a litigation paralegal handling healthcare related cases;
  • Thorough knowledge of Federal and State court Rules and Procedures;
  • Thorough and advanced knowledge of Excel;
  • Candidates should have familiarity with Relativity, RelOne, Adobe Acrobat, Lexis CaseNotebook, Westlaw/Lexis;
  • Knowledge of PowerPoint;
  • Trial experience is a plus;
  • Ability to proofread for context, grammatical and typographical/spelling errors;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills;
  • Excellent decision-making skills;
  • Ability to communicate effectively;
  • Ability to work independently and with a team;
  • Excellent organizational skills;
  • Ability to strategize, develop, initiate and carry-out case management strategy.

Salary range: $80,000 – $130,000

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