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Full Time Litigation Paralegals (2)

Burden, Hafner & Hansen, LLC
October 7, 2022
Buffalo, NY
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Burden, Hafner, & Hansen, LLC, located in the Brisbane Building, 403 Main Street, Buffalo, New York, has an immediate opening for two full-time litigation paralegals to work in a busy personal injury defense practice.  The firm is looking for one experienced paralegal, who must possess a minimum of 5 years of experience in personal injury litigation, including 2 years of insurance defense experience.    The firm is also looking for one entry-level paralegal with 1-2 years of experience, including some personal injury litigation experience.   We are seeking candidates to support the attorneys with the following tasks:  drafting pleadings, reviewing and summarizing medical records, internet research, legal research, document management, and client communications.  Successful candidates must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, and possess the following additional skills: a team player; very detail oriented; a professional demeanor; strong time management and organizational skills; committed ability to independently complete tasks and follow-up; working knowledge and technical proficiency in Office 365; creative; self-motivated; and excellent verbal, writing, computer, and analytical skills. Generous benefit package includes, 401(k), medical insurance, dental insurance, Health Care FSA for eligible medical expenses, and Dependent Care FSA for eligible child care expenses.   Employees may enroll in the Parking and Transportation Expense Reimbursement Accounts, which allows them to pay for out-of-pocket work-related parking and transportation expenses with per-tax dollars. The atmosphere is open and collaborative.  This is not a remote work position and candidates would be working in the office.  Interested candidates should submit a cover letter with salary requirements, resume, and transcript to Donna L. Burden at All submissions will remain confidential.  Burden, Hafner, & Hansen is committed to equal employment opportunity.