Legal Nurse Consultant
Legal Nurse ConsultantHawkins Parnell & Young, LLP
Atlanta, GA 30308
An excellent opportunity for a Legal Nurse Consultant with experience in toxic tort and defense litigation to join a nationally renowned law firm: Become an integral part of the legal team. Work collaboratively to help perfect the best possible defense for our clients. You will contribute to the team's strategy through examination and analysis of critical medical records and related documents. An integral part of the team, the Legal Nurse Consultant interprets routine, complex and unique medical information through their nursing expertise and background.
HPY offers a competitive salary complemented by a full, comprehensive benefits package including Medical Insurance, Vision Plan, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, 401k, Short and Long Term Disability and Profit Sharing.
Successful Candidate Duties:
Review medical records and prepare fact chronology and medical summary.
Identify expert witnesses.
Review expert reports and interpret for legal team.
Participant in team strategy meetings.
Work collaboratively with attorneys, paralegals and other legal professionals.
Assist attorneys in preparing cases for deposition and trial.
Registered Nurse and 3 or more years of experience as nurse paralegal
Legal Nurse Consultant certification preferred
General medicine and/or critical care experience preferred
Ability to synthesize medical records, discovery, and provide feedback, as required
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability organize, prioritize and manage multiple assignment
Successful candidate will report to Atlanta office. Limited telecommuting opportunities available after waiting period.
Appellate, Bad Faith and Coverage, Banking & Finance, Business/Commercial, Construction, Employee Benefits & ERISA, Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs), Labor & Employment, Legal Malpractice, Long Term Care & Assisted Living, Medical Malpractice, Municipal Liability, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Professional Negligence, Toxic Tort and Environmental, and Transportation
Why Hawkins Parnell & Young?
Hawkins Parnell is a national litigation powerhouse with offices spanning the United States. Our 250-person litigation team defends prominent individuals and small businesses to many of the largest corporations in high-risk litigation and business disputes nationwide.
Over the last half-century, our success has relied on one distinction: OUR PEOPLE. We rely on the uniqueness of each team member to create a culture that drives innovation and exceptional results for our diverse client roster. Through actively embracing different backgrounds and perspectives, we foster an environment that is vibrant, challenging, and rewarding.
Hawkins Parnell & Young is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.