Workers' Compensation Attorney Job in Hagerstown, MD Near Me - 326968 | BCGSearch.com

Workers' Compensation Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Maryland - Hagerstown

Job ID H6J7326968

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 1 - Max. 3 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

Estimated Salary Lower than Highest Salary Band in Market (Varies by Firm)

Practice Areas Workers' Compensation Law - General

2024-05-08 06:03:26

Job Overview: A law firm specializing in workers' compensation law is seeking a dedicated Workers' Compensation Attorney to join their team in Hagerstown, MD. The ideal candidate should possess 1-3 years of legal experience, focusing on workers' compensation cases.

Duties:

  • Represent clients in workers' compensation cases from initial consultation through resolution.
  • Conducted legal research and prepared documents such as pleadings, motions, and briefs.
  • Attend hearings, depositions, and mediations on behalf of clients.
  • Negotiate settlements with opposing counsel and insurance companies.
  • Communicate effectively and frequently with clients, opposing counsel, and all levels of management.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date case files and records.
  • Provide exceptional client service and support throughout the legal process.

Requirements:

  • Active membership in the Maryland Bar is required.
  • Membership in the D.C. Bar is a plus.
  • 1-3 years of legal experience, focusing on workers' compensation law preferred.
  • Experience with billing hours and managing client accounts.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team environment.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.

Education:

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the Maryland Bar.

Certifications:

  • Membership in the Maryland Bar.

Skills:

  • Legal research and writing.
  • Negotiation and mediation skills.
  • Client advocacy and representation.
  • Time management and prioritization.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and legal software applications.

Benefits:

  • 401(k) matching.
  • Health insurance.
  • Dental insurance.
  • Vision insurance.
  • Flexible spending account.
  • Health savings account.
  • Life insurance.
  • Paid time off.

This law firm was establised 16 years ago to better serve clients in the Mid-Atlantic area. They have over 60 litigators that work in seven offices, including this one in Maryland. Some of the areas they practice in are administrative law, human services, the automotive industry, appellate advocacy, construction, product liability, insurance coverage, real estate, small business, and the retail industry.

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