Hennessy & Roach, P.C
2 yrs required
Overland Park, KS, United States
Aug 03, 2022
Nov 16, 2022
The candidate's Job Functions: Keeps cases organized by establishing and organizing files; monitoring calendars; meeting deadlines; documenting actions; inputting information into file database and case management software. Helps develop cases by maintaining contact with people involved in the case; scheduling depositions; preparing and forwarding summonses and subpoenas; requesting medical records, filing discovery requests and various court pleadings. Enhances trial proceedings by organizing evidence; preparing exhibits; scheduling witnesses; ensuring that witnesses are ready when needed. Transcribing dictation, scheduling depositions and IME’s, maintenance of files, and coordination of court appearances. Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments. Emails coordinator in Chicago regarding office supply orders. High school diploma or GED (or equivalent) required; Associates or Bachelor’s degree preferred. Paralegal certificate a plus. Should have 2+ years of Legal Assistant experience supporting legal office in an administrative capacity. Workers’ compensation experience preferred. Working knowledge of court rules and procedures. Microsoft Word and Outlook experience required; Excel and PowerPoint experience preferred.