Carrie joined our firm in July 1998 as the receptionist for our Bristol office. She was moved to a paralegal position in the firm’s Tennessee Workers’ Comp department in June 2001. She also worked as a case manager in our personal injury department and is presently a paralegal in our social security disability department.
Carrie graduated from Lebanon High School in Lebanon, Virginia in 1996 and attended both The University of Virginia’s College at Wise in Wise, Virginia and Southwest Virginia Community College in Richlands, Virginia, where she received her Associate’s Degree.
She is responsible for the overview of a volume caseload, pre-screening potential new clients, setting up new files, processing calls and mail from clients, requesting and reviewing medical evidence, setting up medical evaluations for clients, and assisting the attorney with the development of cases. How she helps clients’ experience at the firm is being patient and compassionate with each client. She wants all clients to feel like they made the right choice by allowing the firm to help them.