Paralegal - posted 1/02/19

Paralegal - posted 1/02/19

Company Name: 
McAnany, Van Cleave & Phillips
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Kansas City
KS
Salary Range: 
Job Summary: 

McAnany, Van Cleave and Phillips (MVP), a full-service law firm, is one of the oldest regional law firms in the Midwest. MVP represents local, national, and international companies including Fortune 500 corporations, small businesses and individuals, government entities and nonprofits in insurance defense and litigation cases with lawyers practicing in seven surrounding states. The MVP mission is built on the precepts of quality service and results. We are looking for a full-time Paralegal in our Kansas City, KS office to help us meet our business objectives and propel into the future. We’re looking for someone with an eye for detail, out-of-the-box approach to tackling tasks, and passion for staying organized and on top of their caseload. A typical day in this role will include lots of variety and challenge such as drafting pleadings and settlement documents, requesting and organizing medical records, analyzing various records for production, and interacting with your team, outside counsel, doctors and court personnel. MVP offers excellent benefits, great hours of M-F 8:30am-5pm, a casual dress code, and a fun team to work alongside.

Requirements or Qualifications: 
The most qualified candidates will have: Degree and/or certifications in paralegal studies or other related field of study or equivalent work experience in a comparable role. Minimum 3 years experience as a paralegal. Experience with billing hours and Worker's Compensation is a plus. Excellent verbal and written communication skills as evidenced by the ability to interact face-to-face, using electronic media and over the phone. Proficiency in or ability to learn a variety of technology platforms, including PCs, Adobe and PerfectLaw. Superior team player. Dependable and detail-oriented. Able to work independently and be forward thinking.
Application Process: 
Selection Criteria: 
Application Due Date: 
January 31 2019
Additional Information: 
Please submit a cover letter explaining what excites you about this role and your resume to jcrane@mvplaw.com