Legal Assistant Jobs in Houston, Texas
Company Confidential Houston, TX
Legal Assistant needed for Clear Lake Family Law Firm. Salary commensurate with experience. Must have family law experience. For immediate consideration, please submit your resume via fax to 281-286-7844...
Law Offices of Domingo Garcia seeks a legal assistant to assist in ordering medical and billing records, intake of new personal injury clients and working up of personal injury claims. Prefer plaintiff’s personal injury experience. English/Spanish is required....
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77002
Law firm specializing in securities litigation seeks a legal assistant to add to their team. Person must be reliable, organized, detail-oriented, and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. Successful candidate needs to have the ability to take initiative, work under pressure and meet deadlines. Familiarity with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint a plus. Duties include managing cale...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77076
Houston law firm (located at 150 W. Parker Rd., 77076) is looking to add a legal assistant/paralegal to its labor and employment department. Candidates should have solid secretarial skills. JOB DUTIES: * Manage and coordinate attorney calendar(s) and case deadlines * Help Attorney prepare for meetings and court appearances; * Schedule meetings and prepare travel arrangements; * Interface with clie...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77057
Established Personal Injury defense Law Firm seeking Legal Assistant with 2+ years experience working in a small office, team environment. We are looking for a candidate that is highly motivated, has a positive attitude, demonstrates attention to detail, and is able to meet specific deadlines. The duties include preparation of basic pleadings and discovery requests, scheduling, summarizing medical...
Immediate Opening for Legal Assistant. Job will consist of inputing case files into firm's internal computer system, and reviewing data for accuracy; Maintain and update client websites; ensure all client deadlines are met consistently. Must have excellent customer service skills and be able to work in a fast paced environment. Excellent typing and computer skills required. Typing test will be adm...
Established Plaintiff's Personal Injury Litigation Law Firm seeks to hire a Legal Assistant/Paralegal. Candidate must have experience handling personal injury litigation matters on the plaintiff's side. JOB DUTIES: *Minimum of 5 years legal experience personal injury litigation * Extensive client interaction including initiating and maintaining contact; preparing clients to answer discovery; keepi...
My client has a direct hire opportunity for an legal/administrative assistant. They are an international oil & gas company near the Energy Corridor, Beltway near Briar Forest in W Houston. The assistant will support the General Counsel/VP of Legal and another attorney. They require a polished professional who detail oriented, quick, smart, proactive and work independently with little to no supervi...
Scientific Drilling International is looking for a Legal Assistant in the Corporate Office in Houston, TX. This position will provide administrative and secretarial support for General Counsel and legal professional staff. Please apply by visiting Scientific Drilling's Website: http://scientificdrilling.applicantpool.com/jobs/4292.html Duties and Responsibilities: Provide administrative and secret...
Willy, Nanayakkara, Rivera & Goins is a full-service immigration law firm grounded in the thorough knowledge of immigration fundamentals and proficiency in the modern practice of law. As a Houston-based practice with an office in Atlanta, a relationship with a well-respected Canadian law firm and a presence in Ahmedabad, India, we have the reach and depth tailored for companies looking for serious...
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...
Legal Assistant needed for Clear Lake Family Law Firm. Salary to commensurate with experience. Must have family law experience. Must be a self-starter and be able to work independently. Please fax resumes to (281) 286-7844....
Must have a 4 year degree and 2+ years in a Law Firm. LOVE applicants that worked in Legal during college! advanced tested Word and excel and glowing business references are also a MUST have. This the perfect position for a star employee that loves research and is very heads down please send a WORD doc resume...
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...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77043
Job duties and Responsibilities: Assist legal professionals to perform a wide variety of legal activities; Assist Company’s various departments, including Sales and Purchasing departments, in resolving day-to-day legal-related issues from both customers and vendors; Conduct factual and legal research under attorney’s supervision; Maintain legal database, track deadlines, tasks, and control legal b...
Position Overview To provide administrative support to attorneys and paralegals by handling assignments and tasks that allows the attorney and paralegal staff to better utilize their time. Essential Job Functions · Daily processing of incoming mail, including email, through: (1) calendaring; (2) producing time entries; (3) assigning copy and scanning as required to assistant · Schedule depositions...
Summary of Position: The Assistant General Counsel assists the Vice President-Risk Management/General Counsel in managing the Company’s legal interests and other risks, provides counsel and decision making by identifying and analyzing risk and legal exposure, drafting and reviewing key legal documents, managing litigation (including alternative dispute resolution), ensuring corporate legal complia...
Position Description Assistant General Counsel 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. If you would like to be part of this exciting organization, we invite you to consider putting your t...
Frontline Source Group - temporary staffing and direct hire firm – is looking for an Executive Assistant for our Houston, TX client, located in the Heights area, for a contract to possible hire opportunity. Summary: Our client, a small boutique law firm, is in need of an Executive Assistant to support the owner. Although this is a law firm environment, it does not require previous experience worki...
JOB SUMMARY: Well established, mid-size law firm is seeking a Collections Assistant to join our team at the corporate office in Houston, TX (Galleria Area). The Collections Assistant will assist attorneys and paralegals with the firm’s homeowner’s association practice. This individual will be responsible for assisting the HOA team with all aspects of the practice. The candidate must possess a high...
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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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Enhances trial proceedings by organizing evidence; preparing exhibits; scheduling witnesses; ensuring that witnesses are ready when needed; taking courtroom notes.
Keeps cases organized by establishing and organizing files; monitoring calendars; meeting deadlines; documenting actions; inputting information into file database and case management software; confirming case status with attorney.
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