Mary Jones, the Firm's paralegal, has been employed by Michaels & Smolak since March 2013. Mary Jones has a long history in the "justice business". She was a paralegal in real estate law for seven years, in bankruptcy law for 5 years, and at the Cayuga County District Attorney's Office for twelve years. She was also clerk for the Cayuga County Legislature for five years. Her duties with the Firm include preparing legal documents, gathering and organizing all types of documents and evidence necessary to pursue clients' claims, reviewing, analyzing and summarizing medical records, assisting the attorneys with their file management and reviews, and drafting settlement evaluations.