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Personal Injury Paralegals assist Personal Injury Attorneys in various aspects of their activity, from interacting with clients and offering legal advice to preparing court cases. Based on the most successful Personal Injury Paralegal resume samples, these professional should be able to display the ability to multi-task, strong writing skills, good communication skills and familiarity with legal and medical terminology. Most Personal Injury Paralegal emphasize in their resumes paralegal or legal studies and special certifications demonstrating their specialization in tort law.

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Personal Injury Paralegal

Case file maintenance, collecting and organizing documentation from insurance companies, hospitals, treating providers, police departments, drafting correspondence, etc.

  • Experienced in Medicare/Medicaid, and private insurance subrogation compliance when appropriate.
  • Scheduled and prepared clients for recorded statement(s) with insurance companies
  • Scheduled and coordinated EUO's
  • Assisted clients with providers, property damage claims, and resolving client and adjuster PIP issues.
  • Ensured all files are organized, complete and ready for demand
  • Managed Global settlement project for forty (40) clients with local insurance company
  • Experience in Amicus calendar maintenance software.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
2

Personal Injury Paralegal

Reviewed and analyzed policy coverage limits, provisions, exclusions and endorsements for personal injury/slip and fall claims with varying degrees of complexity and severity.

  • Investigated facts to obtain relevant issues necessary to determine causation, damages, and extent of injuries.
  • Independently developed litigation plan to track and control legal expenses.
  • Drafted correspondence, letters of protection and other legal instruments including summarizing deposition and interrogatories.
  • Negotiated with insurance adjusters and outside counsel to reach a fair settlement for clients with specified limits.
  • Performed legal research using reference materials generally available within a law library and electronic resource tools.
  • Organized and prioritize workloads to accomplish daily task.
Candidate Info
8
months in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BS
Paralegal
3

Personal Injury Paralegal

Responsible for the management of pre-litigated and litigated personal injury cases.

  • Ordered, reviewed, and summarized medical records.
  • Worked closely with insurance adjusters and defense counsel to negotiate settlements.
  • Drafted Summons and Complaints, Motions, Pleadings, Discovery, and Interrogatories.
  • Negotiated liens with medical providers, Medicare, Medicaid and Tri-Care.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Social Science
4

Personal Injury Paralegal

Interviewed prospective clients and assisted the attorney in the evaluation of plaintiff cases to determine legal matter.

  • Contacted hospitals and medical centers regarding initial client treatments and followed up on clients' progress.
  • Conducted extensive research for the firm on every issue to build strong cases.
  • Contacted clients regarding Examination under Oath and confirmed and scheduled Independent Medical Examinations (IME's).
  • Prepared and delivered patients' medical records to insurance carriers for evaluation, processing and compensation.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Liberal Arts
BA
Political Science
MA
Master of Arts
5

Personal Injury Paralegal/ Examination under Oath Specialist

Prepared, and conducted Examinations Under Oath as well as No-Fault and Liability Statements.

  • Communicated with medical facilities to update client's medical treatment, attendance and other special medical procedures.
  • Gathered medical records, police reports, prior court filings, and insurance information.
  • Signed up new clients and provided them with information regarding the course of their case.
  • Screened calls, updated clients with status of their case, provided No-Fault information to medical clinics and Insurance Companies.
  • Reviewed claims for possible abandonment by attorney and prepared closing statements
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Paralegal Studies
BS
Economics
6

Personal Injury Paralegal

  • Independently managed all aspects of personal injury caseload from onset to pre-suit negotiation
  • Prepared and managed files in litigation; managed several $1M-$2M wrongful death cases
  • Provided Spanish translation (written and oral)
  • Prepared Power Point Presentations for use at Mediation
  • Maintained the computer system for office and created inventory database using Client Profiles
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
7

Personal Injury Paralegal

Responsible for coordinating client intake and reviewing medical records for personal injury cases

  • Performed various administrative and clerical functions in support of daily departmental operations
  • Oversaw all scheduling, helped prepare cases for deposition, and supported mediations and trials
  • Communicated effectively with a wide array of clients, courts, co-counsel, and medical providers
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Paralegal
AS
Criminal Justice
8

Personal Injury Paralegal

  • Organized over 100 cases
  • Initiated set up process on all personal injury files as well as criminal and workers' compensation files
  • Balanced and organized trust and business accounts for the firm
  • Verified account balances and subrogation
  • Conducted client interviews on a daily basis
  • Prepared and compiled demand packages to insurance adjusters
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Paralegal Studies
9

Personal Injury Paralegal

Handled personal injury case load from start to finish.

  • Client Intake and case management
  • Entered client case data into computer system, compiled information through investigations.
  • Prepared demand letters for settlements and held settlement negotiations with and without supervision of attorney
  • Increased client intake by marketing with local medical and chiropractor offices from 20% of PI clients to 90%
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
10

Legal Secretary/personal Injury Paralegal

Reviewed, processed and delegated office mail to three departments

  • Answered telephone calls and scheduled appointments for clients
  • Responsible for and managed large volume of personal injury pre-litigation cases
  • Communicated with medical providers and insurance carriers
  • Responsible for training new legal secretaries and paralegals
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
C
Certificate
C
Paralegal

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