Carol Steele

Elite Paralegals, LLC | Freelance Paralegal/Business Owner

About Me

2009 graduate with an Associates Degree in Applied Science in Paralegal Studies • Notary Public for the State of Alabama • Almost three (3) years of experience as a paralegal in legal and administrative support functions • Areas of experience include litigation, personal injury, criminal and real estate • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Power Point, Outlook, as well as in QuickBooks, Lexis Nexis and Westlaw • Capable of typing 45+ wpm • Skilled in software applications to assist with the management of complex cases • Familiar with time keeping and billing procedures • Proficient with document filing, scanning, copying, reviewing, requesting and retrieval systems • Highly motivated, organized, focused, reliable, self-starter with a professional demeanor with the ability to work well in high stress situations • Successfully works with clients from the beginning to end of the pre-litigation and litigation process • Capable of building positive and trusting relationships

Work Experience

Elite Paralegals, LLC
Freelance Paralegal/Business Owner
June, 2018
  • Working for attorneys in the following practice areas: Plaintiff Personal Injury, Criminal, Business Litigation, and Insurance Defense. Responsible for the preparation of medical chronologies, summarizing medical records, drafting and finalizing demand packages. Draft motions, complaints and other pleadings. Handle billing, including but not limited to, Medicare and Medicaid, as well as subrogation. Prepare correspondence with clients, healthcare professionals, insurance adjusters, judicial clerks and other third-parties.