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Paisley Bryant
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Professional Summary

Accomplished and energetic Paralegal/Office Assistant with a solid history of achievement in Plaintiff's law firm.    Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include Personal Injury, litigation, and Workers' Compensation.

Skills
  • Administration and Management
  • Ability to work independently
  • Typing over 100 wpm
  • Dictaphone/transcribing
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Needles
  • Notary Public
Experience
Paralegal Oct 2009May 2015 Silverman, Thompson, Slutkin & White Baltimore, MD
    • Managed all of the workers' compensation case files.
    • Conducted the initial client interviews, obtained claim information, filed claims, corresponded with the insurance companies and adjusters, ordered medical records, filed issues, prepared exhibits for use by attorney at hearing, prepared Full and Final Settlement Agreements and Stipulations, filed Petitions for Judicial Review, prepared and answered all phases of discovery.
    • Answered calls and questions of all clients pertaining to their cases.
    • Maintained a strong rapport with each client, insurance adjuster, and other counsel.
    • Completed various forms, such as accident reports, trial and courtroom requests, and applications for clients. 
    • Presented information to my attorneys as needed pertaining to cases.
    • Developed and processed legal documents and papers, such as discovery, summonses, subpoenas, complaints, and motions.
    • Answered Interrogatories, Requests for Production of Documents, and Motions.
    • Prepared Motions and discovery for the defendant to answer.
    • Noted depositions and scheduled court reporter.
    • Produced affidavits or other documents, such as legal correspondence, and organized and maintained documents in paper and/or Needles electronic filing system.
    • Prepared for trial by performing tasks such as organizing exhibits.
Paralegal/Legal Assistant Aug 2001Oct 2009 Law Offices of Joseph A. Silverman Baltimore, MD
  • Handled all Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation Cases for a solo practitioner.
  • Conducted the initial client interviews, obtained claim information, filed claims, corresponded with the insurance companies and adjusters, ordered medical records, filed issues, prepared exhibits for use by attorney at hearing, filed Petitions for Judicial Review and prepared and answered all phases of discovery.
  • Answered calls and questions of all clients.
  • Maintained a strong rapport with each client, insurance adjuster, and other counsel.
  • Completed various forms, such as accident reports, trial and courtroom requests, and applications for clients. 
  • Developed and processed legal documents and papers, such as discovery, summonses, subpoenas, complaints, and motions.
  • Answered Interrogatories, Requests for Production of Documents, and prepared discovery for the defendant to answer.
  • Noted depositions and scheduled court reporter.
  • Produced affidavits or other documents, such as legal correspondence, and organized and maintained documents in paper and/or electronic filing system.
  • Prepared the attorneys for any and all trials by organizing exhibits.
  • Constructed client's Settlement Sheets to close out their claim.
Legal Assistant Mar 1999Jan 2001 Law Office of Bernice Latou Glen Burnie, MD
    • Organized and maintained documents and case files for personal injury and workers' compensation cases.

    • Obtained claim information, filed claims, corresponded with the insurance companies and adjusters, ordered medical records, filed issues and prepared exhibits for use by attorney at hearing, filed Petitions for Judicial Review and prepared and answered all phases of discovery.
    • Completed forms for personal injury cases.
    • Prepared and processed legal documents and papers, such as discovery, summonses, subpoenas, complaints, and motions.
    • Noted depositions and scheduled court reporter.
    • Produced affidavits or other documents, such as legal correspondence, and organized and maintained documents in paper and/or electronic filing system.
    • Prepared the attorneys for any and all trials by organizing exhibits.
Legal Assistant/Office Manager May 1986Mar 1999 H. Albert Korn, Esquire (Deceased) Baltimore, MD
  • Managed the office.
  • Hired new employees.
  • Paid all bills.
  • Kept records in the escrow and general checking accounts;
  • Balanced checkbooks.
  • Completed HR work for the department.
  • Was Mr. Korn's legal assistant and worked on personal injury, workers' compensation, and criminal cases with him.
  • Typed all correspondence and transcribed tapes.
  • Prepared Settlement Sheets.


Education
High School Diploma: Business Jun 1975 Our Lady of Pompei Baltimore, MD
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Previous Companies:

  • Silverman
  • Thompson
  • Slutkin & White

Previous Job Positions:

  • Paralegal
  • Legal Assistant
  • Office Manager

Schools:

  • Our Lady of Pompei

Level of Education:

  • High School Diploma

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