Vernis & Bowling is seeking an experienced and ambitious Paralegal to support our Birmingham office’s Workers’ Compensation department. Candidates should have 3+ years of experience as a paralegal with Workers’ Compensation experience strongly preferred.


Assist attorney with standard paralegal services including medical record review and summary, document preparation, working with clients to respond to discovery, and fact-checking through trial preparation.


• Draft legal documents including pleadings and motions, affidavits, discovery, files motions, etc.

• Research and analyze statutes, regulations, legal articles, judicial decisions, requesting medical/billing records and other legal sources; provides written analysis to attorneys

• Interview clients and witnesses and prepare summaries of statements

• Prepare, organize, store, and retrieve case files, which may include evidence, exhibits, depositions, pleadings, exhibits, and other items

• Maintain docket calendar

• Assists attorneys with trial preparation, which may include attending trials and hearings

• Develop and maintain records regarding billable hours spent on specific cases


• Bachelor’s degree in Paralegal Studies or related field preferred

 3+ years Paralegal experience

Our insurance program is with Blue Cross Blue Shield.