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Humana Legal Professional 1 in Boston, Massachusetts


The Paralegal 1 position involves a hybrid of paralegal, analytical and administrative skills including drafting legal documents such as agreements, contracts and legal memoranda, performing legal and records research (identifying relevant judicial decisions, statutes, legal articles, codes and other pertinent material), preparing miscellaneous legal forms and responding to general interrogatories. The Paralegal 1 has an understanding of professional concepts/standards, regulations, strategies and operating standards with respect to assigned subject matter. Work is managed and often guided by precedent and/or documented procedures/regulations/professional standards with some interpretation.


The Paralegal 1 prepares, and files required documents with government entities, including Departments of Insurance and Secretaries of State, on behalf of Humana and its subsidiaries, and drafts documentation and maintains corporate records for those entities. Work often involves regular direct communication with various regulators and agencies in response to inquiries, requests for information and submission of documents. The Paralegal 1 routinely collaborates with key Humana business segments to support the Company's strategic initiatives and to provide general corporate guidance. The Paralegal 1 supports certain internal and external audit operations, equity compliance functions and ad hoc administrative functions for the Office of the Corporate Secretary. The Paralegal 1 may also work with in-house attorneys and other paralegals, as well as, outside counsel on specialized projects requiring legal research and analysis.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree, paralegal studies degree or paralegal certificate

  • Minimum 1 year of corporate law, compliance department or law firm paralegal experience

  • Effective interpersonal, teaming and communication skills

  • Excellent research and writing skills

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs (emphasis in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), Microsoft Teams, Adobe Professional and Lexis/Nexis

  • Proven organizational skills, as well as flexibility, and ability to manage multiple or competing priorities within designated time frames and adjust priorities in a fast-paced environment

  • Must be passionate about contributing to an organization focused on continuously improving consumer experiences

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience interacting with state and/or federal regulators

  • Corporate law or compliance department or law firm paralegal experience preferably with experience in medical or Medicare/Medicaid insurance

  • Under supervision of an assigned attorney, demonstrate acumen to review, analyze, populate and respond to legal materials including, (i) a broad range of agreements and related documents; (ii) insurance related statutes and regulations; and (iii) legal forms.

Additional Information

As part of our hiring process for this opportunity, we may contact you via text message and email to gather more information using a software platform called Modern Hire. Modern Hire Text, Scheduling and Video technologies allow you to interact with us at the time and location most convenient for you.

If you are selected to move forward from your application prescreen, you may receive correspondence inviting you to participate in a pre-recorded Voice, Text Messaging and/or Video interview. Your recorded interview will be reviewed and you will subsequently be informed if you will be moving forward to next round of interviews.

Alert: Humana values personal identity protection. Please be aware that applicants selected for leader review may be asked to provide a social security number, if it is not already on file. When required, an email will be sent from with instructions to add the information into the application at Humana's secure website.

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