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Odegaard Kovacich Snipes, PC practices state-wide specializing in asbestos, environmental, catastrophic personal injury, and worker's compensation law. We are dedicated team with a passion for helping our clients piece their life back together after an accident or serious injury.

Paralegal - Billings Office

Seeking an experienced paralegal to assist the litigation teams in our Billings, Montana office

  Full Time      Posted: 11/23/2021      Expires: Until Filled      Salary/Wage: $55,000 - $70,000 DOE      Positions: 1

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Our growing law firm is seeking an experienced paralegal to assist the litigation teams in our Billings, Montana office. We practice state-wide and specialize in catastrophic personal injury, workers' compensation, asbestos, and environmental law. In this position, you will be well-regarded and highly respected for your ability to work independently and in a team. Your positive attitude, willingness to learn, and desire to contribute to the team will serve you well in our firm. If you are considering a career step, we invite you to view our website at mtlawyers.com to learn more about our values and practice.

Paralegals with 2+ years of experience in workers' compensation or civil litigation are encouraged to apply; paralegals who genuinely value people and naturally connect with clients are strongly encouraged to apply.

Welcome to our firm.

"How you do anything is how you do everything." What that means to us is that we will come to rely on you by the level of follow-through and excellence that you demonstrate, even on the most basic of tasks. Promotions and raises are directly related to your performance.

"All hands on deck." We are a growing firm; the number of clients we are privileged to serve is growing. This dynamic requires that we all pitch in from time to time to do what is necessary to serve our clients and each other better. We embrace a team-first attitude; individual excellence will be recognized, but it is tertiary to the quality of your contribution to the team and the success of the end goal.

Skill Set

Litigation paralegals will assist the attorneys in all aspects of case development, including:

  • digesting medical records and bills,
  • preparing medical summaries,
  • drafting causation letters, demand letters, pleadings, and discovery documents,
  • working directly with the clients to obtain discovery responses,
  • contacting and interviewing witnesses and experts,
  • coordinating the logistics of depositions,
  • tracking medical bill payments and liens,
  • filing pleadings in state and federal court, and
  • assisting with trial preparation.

Benefits

Paralegals in this firm have the opportunity to work with increasing responsibility and a considerable measure of autonomy within the rules of professional conduct. They will also have access to case support on an as-needed basis.

We offer a competitive compensation package to new hires, and when consistent excellence has been demonstrated, that package becomes generous. New hires are eligible for employer-paid:

  • Health and dental insurance,
  • employer contribution to employee HSA,
  • a minimum of four weeks of paid time off, including eleven paid holidays (highly experienced hires will be presented with additional considerations), and
  • adjusted work hours on Fridays.

The firm offers the following additional insurances for employees to elect at a nominal premium cost:

  • Vision,
  • short-term disability,
  • long-term disability, and
  • life/accidental death coverage.

We also offer employees the opportunity to participate in our 401(k) and 401(k) match.

This position is for full-time employment; salary and further benefits are dependent on the experience you bring to the firm.

Additional Information

Applicants invited to interview will be required to complete a Kolbe A™ Index assessment prior to the interview. This firm will pay for the assessment. For more information on Kolbe A, see Kolbe.com.

The prospective employment start date is as early as mid-December 2021.

How to Apply

Please mail or fax us your professional resume and cover letter along with any references to:

Odegaard Kovacich Snipes, PC
Attn: Career Opportunities
550 N. 31st Street, Ste. 200
Billings, MT 59101

Fax: (406) 259-3232

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