Case Intake and Assessment: Assist in the initial intake of clients, gather relevant information about the motor vehicle accident or personal injury, and assess potential legal issues.
Document Collection: Obtain police reports, medical records, accident reports, insurance information, and any other relevant documents needed for the case.
Legal Research: Conduct legal research on Georgia motor vehicle laws, personal injury statutes, case law, and relevant regulations to support the attorney's case strategies.
Document Preparation: Draft and prepare legal documents, including demand letters, complaints, answers, motions, and other court filings, in compliance with Georgia's court rules and procedures.
Filing and Record Keeping: File documents with the appropriate Georgia courts and maintain organized case files and records.
Expert Witness Coordination: Assist in coordinating with accident reconstruction experts, medical experts, and other relevant experts for the case.
Discovery Support: Assist in the discovery process by gathering and organizing evidence, preparing interrogatories, requests for production, and other discovery-related documents.
Medical Bill Review: Review and summarize medical bills and records related to the motor vehicle accident or personal injury.
Client Communication: Communicate with clients, schedule appointments, and update them on case progress.
Communication with Opposing Counsel and Insurance Companies: Liaise with opposing counsel, insurance adjusters, or their paralegals to exchange information and negotiate settlements.
Mediation and Settlement: Assist with mediation preparations and settlement negotiations.
Trial Preparation: Prepare trial notebooks, exhibits, and trial binders, and assist with trial preparation, including witness preparation and exhibits.
Legal Correspondence: Draft and review legal correspondence, including letters to opposing counsel, insurance companies, and clients.
Legal Software and Technology: Utilize legal software and technology tools effectively to manage case documents, calendaring, and communication.
Maintaining Deadlines: Track deadlines and ensure that all required documents are filed with the court within the specified timeframes.
Legal Billing and Invoicing: Assist with legal billing and invoicing tasks, including preparing billing entries and maintaining billing records.
Conflict Checks and Ethical Compliance: Conduct conflict checks and ensure ethical compliance in all aspects of case management.
Continuing Education: Stay informed about changes in Georgia motor vehicle and personal injury laws, rules, and court procedures through continuous legal education.
Client Support: Provide support to clients during the legal process and address their questions or concerns, particularly in matters related to their injuries and medical treatment.