DC Law

Austin Legal Careers

Experienced & Dedicated Personal Injury Lawyers

512.220.1800

Available Positions

Attorney

Location:    6615 Vaught Ranch Rd., Ste. 102, Austin, TX 78730

Position Duties: Attend prospective personal injury client meeting to gather facts of case, determine causes of action if any and extent of damages, decide whether to accept representation, and establish attorney-client relationship. Provide pre-litigation and litigation strategy in entire case docket (120+ matters) and ensure compliance with strategy. Oversee transition of personal injury pre-litigation docket into litigation docket. Provide daily supervision of paralegals. Draft settlement demands for pre-litigation cases. Draft pleadings and motions, attend hearings, depositions, and settlement negotiations in litigation matters. Research federal and state issues relevant to cases. Coordinate and provide assistance to co-counsel on subpoena, discovery, and trade secret litigation and motion practice matters for corporate clientele. Draft and review transactional documents for corporate clientele, including guarantee agreements, releases, letters of protection, demand, and collection letters. Participate in settlement negotiations with opposing parties, advising client of expected and/or desirable outcomes. Research state law in all U.S. states to advise corporate clients on different laws affecting their business practices across the U.S. Draft legal documents and gather supporting evidence and/or documentation to prosecute corporate clientele’s collection matters. Determine investigative tasks needed to gather evidence on personal injury matters and coordinate with investigators to perform tasks, ensure compliance, and obtain evidence. Draft medical bill reduction requests for medical providers on personal injury matters and negotiate reductions. Develop and maintain relationships with local referring sources.

Minimum requirements:

  • JD degree
  • Texas law license
  • 3 years experience as Litigation Attorney

Paralegal/Legal Assistant

Location:    6615 Vaught Ranch Rd., Ste. 102, Austin, TX 78730

Position Duties: Successful personal injury law firm in Austin, Texas seeks an enthusiastic, experienced paralegal/legal assistant. Must speak Spanish and have at least three years experience in personal injury representing plaintiffs. Position is a salaried leadership position responsible for all aspects of case management and preparation from client intake through trial support. We are looking for applicants that are very detail oriented, goal-driven and able to work well in a team environment. Pay commensurate with experience, but will be a minimum of $35K/annually, plus benefits.

File Clerk

Location:    6615 Vaught Ranch Rd., Ste. 102, Austin, TX 78730

Position Duties: Continuous follow up with medical providers regarding current cases in demand status to quickly gather supplementing medical information for incomplete demands. File management encompassing keeping medical folder organized and filing medical bills and records on a daily basis.

  • Interact with clients to effectively gather medical provider information to update case management system.
  • Collaborate with legal assistants and paralegals in a team environment and ensure all policies and procedures are followed and completed.
  • Quickly and efficient request and obtain proper medical bills and records from various medical providers with continuous follow up.
  • Quickly and efficiently prepare auto Liability, Uninsured (UM), Underinsured (UIM), and Personal Injury Protection (PIP)/ Medical Payment (Med Pay) demands upon request from assigned attorney and/or assigned paralegal.
  • Relay client complaints, issues, requests, and demands to assigned paralegal in a timely manner and input any notes into the case management system.
  • Provide close attention to all clients and medical providers both in person and over the phone.

Employer Contact Information

DC Law
6615 Vaught Ranch Rd., Ste. 102
Austin, TX 78730
E-mail: danjchristensen@gmail.com
Phone: 512-220-1800