Paralegal - Social Security Disability

  • Job Reference: 00002839-1
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Company: Klain and Associates
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Klain and Associates, LLC is looking for paralegals for our Social Security Disability practice.

Be an integral part of our fast paced, expanding company. Assist attorneys in helping the disabled around the country. We are seeking qualified candidates with experience in Social Security Disability or other related areas of law. Knowledge of physical and mental impairments, medical records and some legal writing experience is desired. 

It is vitally important that this person is capable of multi-tasking and be extremely detail oriented. The position requires handling a large amount of high priority data and communications on a daily basis. It is essential to have communication skills, both verbal and written, and the drive and self-motivation to succeed in this role.  

Requirements: 

  • Detail oriented, organized, and a self-starter.
  • Excellent phone and communication skills.
  • Exceptional computer skills.
  • Experience and comfort in a fast paced environment is a must.
  • Ability to work independently and on a team.
  • Able to convey and understand urgency of important matters.
  • Spanish speaking a plus.


Job duties include:

  • Legal writing.
  • Medical Record review.
  • Follow up with medical facilities to obtain evidence for upcoming hearings.
  • Organize and submit various pre- and post-hearing materials.
  • Assist attorneys with preparation of files prior to court date.
  • Communicate with clients on sensitive and important case matters.