Workers' Compensation Defense Paralegal - Philadelphia, PA

Weber Gallagher is a regional law firm, with more than 105 attorneys and 17 civil practice areas, in eight regional offices.  We provide legal counseling and representation in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States to local, national and international businesses, financial institutions and insurance companies. We represent businesses, employers and individuals in multiple areas of law.

Weber Gallagher offers a friendly office environment, excellent benefits package, including 401(k) and medical.

Weber Gallagher provides equal employment opportunities to all employees, and applicants for employment, and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Weber Gallagher has an immediate opening for a full-time workers’ compensation paralegal for our Philadelphia, PA office. Qualified candidate must possess at least three years of experience in PA workers’ compensation defense law and a thorough understanding of workers’ compensation, time entries and billing experience to meet daily billable hour’s requirement. Qualified candidate must also have strong organizational skills; able to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment. Must be able to prioritize and manage time efficiently, have initiative and strong communication skills; and work well with co-workers.Qualified candidate should be able to work independently with assignment-based tasks, strong attention to details required and have familiarity with concepts, terminology and procedures of workers’ compensation functions and WCAIS. Candidate must have familiarity with obtaining medical records including follow up, following deadlines, organization of medical records, preparing medical index, and discovery production process.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite required. A Certificate in Paralegal Studies from an ABA approved organization or a bachelor’s degree is also required.

Please submit a resume and cover letter to: careers@wglaw.com.

 

back to top