Virtual Independent Paralegal
at Virtual Independent Paralegals
VIP Help Me) is always looking to add to its team of highly skilled litigation paralegals and legal assistants. This is strictly a remote 1099 independent contractor position, not employment. We are specifically interested in those who are reliable, hard-working, highly motivated. The opportunity to join a great litigation support team is open to virtual paralegals and legal assistants located anywhere within the United States.Minimum 3 years’ experience as a paralegal or legal assistant required. Medical record summary experience in insurance defense or plaintiff personal injury preferred.
Candidates are required to:
  • Have a current LLC business license or obtain one within 30 days from date when added to our team
  • Work assigned projects independently in a secured work-from-home office environment only
  • Own a PC desktop or laptop (No MACs; MACs are not compatible with our processes and projects)
  • Pass interview, background check and referral check
Candidates must possess the following qualities:
  • Great attention to detail
  • Great comprehension skills
  • Great communication skills
  • Reliability
  • Availability
  • Adaptability to various types of processes and projects, and how each may change over time
  • Capability to meet tight or strict deadlines
  • Aptitude to maintain strict confidentiality and security when handling sensitive matters and documents
  • Ability to accept and incorporate constructive feedback
  • Willingness to learn in order to grow with our company and branch out into a variety of projects
  • Have an entrepreneurial or business mindset; not an employee-employer mindset
Candidates must possess the following capabilities:
  • Work with medical records and documents in order to: organize, index, interpret, and summarize
  • Work with MS Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat, and various legal and business software programs
  • Work with cloud storage platforms, such as: Dropbox, OneDrive, Box and ShareFile
  • Type at an above average speed with accuracy
  • Eliminate outside distractions
  • Respond to phone calls, texts, instant messages, and emails in a timely manner (nights and weekends included)
Candidates can expect the following with regard to projects:
  • There are no guarantees to the number of hours available per week; projects can range from two to ten to over a hundred hours
  • What projects become available each week depend on client needs and project type
  • There is great potential to increase hours and projects once reliability and superior work quality is established
Please submit your cover letter and resume using the subject line: Interested in Joining TeamFor further consideration, please include the following:
  • A brief description about you, your interest in the position, and anything else you would like to share
  • Your LLC business name and information (if currently available)
  • Writing sample (if available)
We thank you for your interest and wish you the best of luck!
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