Job ID: 201097000
Spanish Bilingual Legal Assistant (Tampa)
compensation: Hourly with overtime pay health insurance and profit sharing
employment type: full-time
Our law firm is a successful plaintiff personal injury law firm of 18 employees. Our two senior partners are husband and wife and they have each been practicing 38 years. The firm handles auto, medical malpractice, nursing home, pharmaceutical and medical device litigation. We handle all types of injury cases except for workers comp.
Our firm is divided into 4 stages. In Stage One we have case managers who assist with the interviewing of new clients and the opening of files. Stage Two case managers assist with preparation of demand packages to insurance carriers and negotiations and settlements of claims. If we are not able to negotiate a fair settlement then with our clients permission the case progresses to Stage Three which is our litigation stage.We also have a 4th stage which is our Front-desk management team which includes our receptionist, our office manager and other staff members who assist with the administration of the office.
We are always looking for outstanding case managers in all four stages. However we are looking to add additional assistants to our Stage 1 (intake stage), our front-desk management team (interested in computer IT experience) and an experienced litigation paralegal or case manager for our Stage 3 (litigation).
We are willing to hire applicants without experience but we do require a 4 year college degree. The applicants must be bilingual and have excellent computer and typing skills.
We do ask that for our litigation paralegal position the applicant have some litigation experience.
We have an attractive office in Hyde Park with free parking. We have health, vision and dental insurance and a profit sharing plan. We offer free soda, juices and coffee. We have a dedicated and wonderful group of employees.
We look forward to hearing from qualified bilingual assistants. Thank you.