618.277.5500

618.277.5500

St. Louis/Madison County ∙ Chicago ∙ New York City

Careers

Careers

Kurowski Shultz Attorneys At Law


We have an immediate opening for a Litigation Associate with two to five years’ experience to handle matters in Missouri and Illinois.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Capable of independent work
  • Able to multi-task
  • Work in an organized and efficient manner
  • Strong research and writing skills
  • Ability to analyze complex matters

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Conducting depositions
  • Preparing witnesses
  • Drafting discovery and pleadings
  • Trial preparation and support
  • Licensed in Illinois and preferably also Missouri

Kurowski Shultz offers competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package
including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and 401(k) in a casual dress work
environment.

Qualified candidates please submit cover letter, resume, references and writing sample to
Director of Operations, Mary Rau, via email.


We have immediate openings for two paralegals with two to five years litigation experience.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Detail oriented
  • Organized
  • Able to multi-task
  • Self-motivated
  • Capable of independent work
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Able to professionally communicate with a wide variety of individuals
  • Act with a sense of urgency when needed
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Possess Bachelor’s degree and/or Paralegal Certificate

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Point of contact for asbestos clients, national counsel and carriers for asbestos client(s)
  • Maintain client contact information and product information for asbestos client(s)
  • Cooperate with assigned partner, docket attorney and client attorney for asbestos client(s)
  • Maintain and update reminders for project deadlines for asbestos client(s)
  • Intake and complete New Complaint Intake Sheet of new complaints/petitions for asbestos client(s)
  • Monitor deadlines for filing of responsive pleadings and pre-trial deadlines for asbestos clients(s)
  • Review complaints/petitions, answers to discovery and deposition summaries for product identification
  • Maintain and update list of cases with product identification
  • Coordinate expert reporting with KS medical paralegal, asbestos client(s) and assigned docket/client attorneys
  • Monitor scheduled depositions for asbestos client(s)
  • Update case management program with deposition information and product identification information
  • Prepare and update Fact and Expert Witness Disclosures including letters adopting master lists
  • Prepare and update Trial Exhibit Lists including letters adopting master lists
  • Prepare and file Discovery responses
  • Adhere to asbestos client(s) reporting requirements
  • Pre-trial preparations
  • Prepare for and attend bi-monthly watch list meetings
  • Prepare for trials for asbestos client(s)

Kurowski Shultz offers competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and 401(k) in a casual dress work environment.

Qualified candidates please submit resume and cover letter to Director of Operations, Mary Rau, via email.


Kurowski Shultz LLC seeks Medical/Nurse Paralegal for our busy asbestos defense litigation practice.  Candidates with an R.N. or other medical background; knowledge and experience in pulmonary medicine and/or oncology are preferred but not required.  Candidates must be detail oriented, self-motivated, organized, and able to work in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing, analyzing and summarizing medical records.
  • Reviewing and researching medical charts and other medical records for key indicators of diagnosis of malignant diseases.
  • Medical and scientific literature research on current and historical studies to support defenses and challenge claims.
  • Working with the attorneys to determine defense strategy based on medical records and diagnosis.
  • Assisting the attorneys in preparation for expert witnesses, challenging opposing experts, and trial work.

Comprehensive benefits package included.

Qualified candidates must possess a Bachelor's degree, Nursing School completion, and/or Paralegal Certificate.  Please send resume and cover letter to Director of Operations, Mary Rau, via email.