Legal Assistant Jobs in Houston, Texas
A Bilingual Mandarin Chinese Legal Assistant who is fluent in speaking, reading and writing Mandarin Chinese is needed for an International Manufacturing company in NW Houston. This is a dynamic company. The perfect candidate for this position will have previous experience as a Legal Assistant in a corporate setting. A Paralegal education and/ or certificate are preferred. A minimum of 3 years exp...
HC969313: Leon Law Firm Sugar Land, TX ***** Busy, fast paced Law Firm is seeking a Legal Assistant/Receptionist Hours are Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 5:30 pm MUST be Bilingual - Spanish and English ( no exceptions) Must possess strong organizational skills and prefer proficiency in Microsoft office, typing, etc. . . Excellent verbal and written communication skills A...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77010
Medium sized downtown Houston firm specializing in Family Law seeks experienced legal assistant. Skills include drafting Pleadings, Motions and Discovery in Family Law cases. Ability to communicate with client, Opposing Counsel and Courts. Resume with documented experience and references a plus....
Established Plaintiff's Personal Injury Litigation Law Firm seeks to hire a second Legal Assistant for one of our named Partners. Candidate must have experience handling personal injury litigation matters on the plaintiff's side. JOB DUTIES: * Extensive client interaction * Manage and coordinate attorney calendar(s) and case deadlines * Scheduling of/preparation for mediations, depositions and cli...
Legal Assistant - Houston / Memorial Park Area We seek a highly motivated individual to assist two attorneys as a legal assistant. The firm's practice areas include general civil litigation, transactional law and tax law. Job duties will include communicating with clients, courts and attorneys, preparing pleadings, correspondence and other documents, drafting discovery responses, setting up files,...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77027
Busy Galleria area law firm has an immediate opening for a legal assistant/case manager. Qualified applicants MUST have a minimum of 2 years experience working in a plaintiff's personal injury law firm and MUST be fluent in English AND Spanish. Excellent Benefits: *Competitive Salary *Medical, Dental, and Vision *401k with Company Match *Incentive Program *Paid Parking *Paid Time Off (PTO)...
Personal Injury law firm with professional atmosphere seeks BILINGUAL (English/Spanish) LEGAL ASSISTANT/CASE MANAGER. Candidate will assist lawyer with multiple duties on prelitigation cases. General computer knowledge required, must possess strong work ethic, excellent communication skills, be highly motivated, detailed and organized. Generous benefits package includes health/life/dental/vision i...
Company Confidential Bellaire, TX, 77401
Galleria area firm seeks a personal injury legal assistant. Candidate must have a minimum of 2 years personal injury and litigation experience. Strong communication and negotiating skills. Fast-paced environment. Signing bonus. Please Fax Resumes to 713-661-7063....
Galleria area insurance defense firm seeks legal assistant to assist with active litigation docket. This position will include communication with clients, courts and opposing counsel, scheduling, calendaring, filing, e-filing, daily mailouts, preparation of basic pleadings, discovery requests and correspondence, summarizing records, entering attorney time, and reviewing and finalizing monthly lega...
Bilingual Paralegal/Legal Assistant Job Description: Law Firm in Memorial area seeks a Bilingual Paralegal/Legal Assistant with 1+ years of experience. Applicants must have litigation experience, including, but not limited to pre-trial discovery experience, strong communication skills and a working knowledge of the Harris and surrounding county civil court systems. We are a small office that is a...
Company Confidential Sugar Land, TX, 77478
Law Firm in Sugar Land seeks a Legal Assistant/Legal Secretary with a minimum of 3 years of legal experience and a typing speed of at least 60 words per minute. Experience in corporate, litigation, estate planning and probate matters is preferred. Duties may include, but are not limited to: · Drafting legal documents; · Drafting correspondence related to client matters; · Maintaining and organizin...
Company Confidential Sugar Land, TX
Legal Secretary/Legal Assistant (Sugar Land) Applicants should possess the following qualifications: · Minimum 5 years litigation experience, insurance defense preferred; · Proficient in MS Word, MS Outlook, Excel; · Experience in Time Slips and Time Matters is a plus; · Type at a minimum of 75 wpm; · Self-starter and team player; · Ability to maintain high level of accuracy in preparing and enter...
POSITION TITLE: Executive Legal Assistant DEPARTMENT: Headquarters REPORTS TO: President and General Counsel HIPAA LEVEL: 2 FLSA: Exempt LOCATION: Webster, TX SUMMARY Under limited supervision the Executive Legal Assistant provides advanced support by handling a wide variety of administrative functions requiring expert knowledge and application of various established work methods. ESSENTIAL FUNCTI...
Duties: Professional communication with clients and colleagues Scheduling Maintenance of accurate case records Drafting of legal documents, including discovery, motions, pleadings, letters, etc. Skills: Proficiency in MS Outlook, Word, and Excel Ability to multi-task and prioritize with little supervision Ability to calculate and meet multiple deadlines in high-volume setting Spanish fluency prefe...
Job Purpose: Drafts light discovery, motions, and pleadings. Works with attorneys on supporting them by preparing the file for court hearings and by appearing in court with them. Serves clients and visitors by greeting and referring them; notifying staff member of their arrival; maintaining reception room security and appearance. Duties: * Drafts pleadings, motions, and discovery. MUST BE FAMILIAR...
Job Purpose: Serves clients by managing cases; supporting trial proceedings, under supervision of an attorney. Duties: * Organizes cases by establishing and organizing files; establishing calendars; expediting requirements and deadlines; documenting actions. * Develops cases by researching pertinent law; scheduling depositions; preparing and forwarding summonses and subpoenas; drafting complaints...
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Position Description AIG Life & Retirement Legal and Compliance Operations Officer Picture yourself building a successful career at AIG working alongside other talented, highly motivated individuals committed to reaching our goal of becoming our industry’s employer of choice. We believe that our success depends on a world class team with diverse and unequaled expertise. If you would like to be par...
Legal Assistant - Paralegal. Immediate part time opening. We are a small law firm with one attorney. Our only practice area is consumer and business bankruptcy law primarily representing debtors. We currently need a part time employee to work between 25 and 35 hours per week. The position could quickly develop into a full time position for the right employee. The position is best suited for a coll...
A corporation is seeking an Assistant General Counsel. Candidates should have at least 6 years of insurance regulatory and compliance experience. Must have a significant understanding of health plan regulations. This position will be responsible for providing advice on managed care and insurance operational and administrative matters, advising on regulatory compliance issues, oversees the health c...
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$23,360.00 - $56,760.00
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Provides attorney support services by collecting and maintaining case information; tracking cases; supporting trial proceedings; performing clerical duties.
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Supports case preparation by preparing case summaries and materials for mediation conferences; preparing pleadings; monitoring and obtaining discovery responses; organizing materials for team case review.
Keeps clients informed by maintaining contact; communicating case progress.
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