Cigna Legal Assistant in Nashville, Tennessee


Provides full support on legal issues. Prepares and edits legal documents, legal notices, reports, power point presentations and/or filings. Coordinates and monitors preparation and execution of legal documents. Monitors and tracks outside attorneys' fees. Supervision by attorneys. Degree of learning exists in the position. 2-4 years legal work experience or Paralegal Certificate .

  • Provide administrative support to attorneys leading Senior Segment
  • Support complex legal work , including assiting with responses to subpoenas, records requests and responding to legal notices
  • Proactively manages calendar and itineraries for Associate Chief Counsel and attorneys on staff with accuracy.

  • Independently manages preferences and priorities for meeting arrangements.

  • Ensures principals have all needed documentation and prep work in advance of all meetings.
  • Handles travel arrangements and prepares and settles expense accounts.
  • Maintains telephone coverage according to Counsel’s preferences.
  • Plans, organizes and arranges meetings including webinars and conference calls to be hosted by Counsel and direct reports (i.e., booking training rooms, pre-work, send pre-reads to participants.)
  • Drafts communications and responses to incoming correspondence for review and distribution under Counsel’s signature.
  • Manages billing and invoices; coordinates with Finance for monthly accruals
  • Assist with technology set up for meetings, conferences, and other virtual interactions (including WebEx set up, ensuring projector and/or other AV equipment is sourced and set up, etc.)
  • Ensures that confidentiality is maintained in all processes - written and verbal.
  • Ensures all interactions are professional and commensurate with a high degree of customer satisfaction.
  • Utilizes the complete suite of desktop products, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook and its calendar functions.


*Position located in Nashville, TN

  • Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent training; minimum 2 years related experience; or any combination of education and experience.
  • Legal experience or Paralegal certificate/experience preferred
  • Hard working, team-oriented, well-organized, with exceptional attention to detail.
  • Initiative; Must be able to work independently, problem solve, formulate and implement recommendations to attorneys
  • Able to manage and prioritize projects that span across legal disciplines and able to work under time pressure
  • Advanced Computer Skills (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Outlook.

Primary Location: Nashville-Tennessee

Work Locations: 530 Great Circle Road Nashville 37228

Job: Legal--Admin/Paralegal

Schedule: Regular

Shift: Standard

Employee Status: Individual Contributor

Job Type: Full-time

Job Level: Day Job

Travel: No

Job Posting: Mar 27, 2018, 10:46:59 AM

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