Job ID: BH386511
The paralegal will prepare guardianship petitions and related legal pleadings for filing in various probate courts; track all court approved medication orders and arrange for periodic court reviews of these orders; work with physicians and other professional health care providers who provide services to persons with intellectual disabilities and obtain affidavits and other documents necessary for court reviews; maintain and update case files; maintain a filing system; maintain a schedule of return dates, hearing and trial dates, etc. The paralegal will file cases in various probate courts throughout the company; process court documents to ensure that all parties receive copies; establish and maintain good working relationships with court personnel, attorneys, families, service coordinators and others and carry out other related duties as may be assigned.
Working knowledge of the probate court and familiarity with guardianship proceedings. Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and Access.
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