Legal Assistant Jobs in Houston, Texas
A law firm is seeking a Legal Assistant / Paralegal. Candidates should have at least 5 years of litigation experience. Must have a Bachelor’s degree. Proficient in Office and type at least 65 wpm. This position will be responsible for preparing correspondence, managing cases, maintaining calendars, scheduling meetings, drafting documents, filing documents, and other tasks as needed. This position ...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77002
Law firm specializing in securities litigation seeks a legal assistant to add to their team. Person must be reliable, possess excellent organizational skills, be detail-oriented, and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. Successful candidate must be willing to take initiative, work under pressure and meet deadlines. Familiarity with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint a plus. Dutie...
Midtown civil trial law firm is hiring a litigation legal secretary with 7-10 years of litigation experience to work for one partner and one associate. This position will involve a busy docket that involves complex commercial litigation, products liability work, and catastrophic personal injury cases. The position requires a background in managing and maintaining litigation calendars, using discov...
Legal Assistant needed for Plaintiff’s personal injury law firm located at I-10 and T.C. Jester to assist with all aspects of case management. Duties include handling client phone calls, data entry, filing, drafting and mailing client letters and legal documents. Strong phone and computer skills required. Must be proficient with Windows, Outlook, Access and Microsoft Office. Candidate must be a te...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77098
Personal Injury Trial Law Firm seeking paralegal with litigation experience. * At least two years of litigation experience, some admin experience a plus * Litigation support to attorneys in daily litigation matters * Communicate with clients and courts * Draft pleadings, discovery, and correspondence * Be responsible for medical and billing record affidavits * Calendar deadlines and be well-...
Company Confidential Bellaire, TX, 77401
Galleria Area Law Firm Seeks Paralegal The ideal candidate will be dependable and independent and MUST have: At least 2 years of personal injury and litigation experience Experience dealing with expert reports and depositions, scheduling & calendaring. Experience drafting pleadings and e-filings, performing legal research and propounding/handling discovery Confident candidates please fax resu...
Company Confidential Houston, TX, 77057
Established Personal Injury Defense Law Firm seeking Paralegal/Legal Assistant to assist with personal injury litigation docket. The ideal candidate is highly motivated, demonstrates a positive attitude and is able to meet specific deadlines. The duties include preparation of basic pleadings and discovery requests, scheduling depositions and mediations, summarizing medical records and depositions,...
Assist the general Civil Litigation Attorney in all areas, from intake through trial and appeals. Must be able to work independently with little supervision. Superior Computer skills and minimum, 65WPM....
Special Counsel Houston, TX
Job Description: Special Counsel is looking for a qualified candidate for a Patent Legal Assistant Job in Boston, MA. Our AmLaw client is looking for someone to support a very busy attorney and tech specialist. A qualified candidate for this role will have at least 7 years of experience in patent prosecution. Compensation is dependent on candidate experience and in the 70s. Patent Legal Assistan...
KBR HOUSTON, TX
Description KBR COMPANY INFORMATION When you join our team, the opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction and services company, we support the energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure, power and industrial markets on 6 continents. Servicing our customers through our diverse business units, we offer challenging assignments on some of...
System One Houston, TX
Job Description: LEGAL ASSISTANT / DOCKETING CLERK Summary This position will be on the front lines protecting the company's Intellectual Property and the brand. Reporting to the Compliance Manager (Legal Department) and working closely with other corporate staff, the Legal Assistant & Docketing Clerk will provide assistance with the day-to-day docketing and support the patents, copyrights, tra...
Axiom Technology Group Houston, TX
Job Description: Axiom Technology Group is currently seeking an individual who will apply their experience working in a legal environment to support the Real Estate division for its major retail client. The ideal candidate will be able to maintain the lease portfolio database. This position is located in Deerfield, IL and is an initial duration of 6 months. Scope: Our client is seeking an exper...
Robert Half Legal Houston, TX
Job Description: Ref ID: 01300-9701903 Classification: Paralegal Compensation: DOE Robert Half Legal is recruiting for a litigation paralegal or a senior legal assistant with Wisconsin Federal Court and trial experience. Our client is a highly respectable firm located in downtown Milwaukee. This position will run through the end of November and will involve 40 hours a week with potential overt...
Brown Law, PLLC Houston, TX
Legal Assistant Brown Law, PLLC - Houston Answering phones in a professional manner, transferring calls to various departments and taking precise messages for call back when necessary. Entering answer dates, trial/hearing dates and attorney information onto case management software systems. Ability to exercise independent judgment and to work with and maintain confidential and sensitive informat...
Lockheed Martin Corporation Houston, TX
Job Description: Job Description The Employee will directly and independently support one or more Assistant U. S. Attorneys at the United States Attorney's Office in Eugene, OR located at 405 E 8th Ave. Travel may be required between the branch offices in Eugene, OR and Medford, OR located at 310 West Sixth, Medford, Oregon 97501. The estimated length of this assignment is through 5/31/2015 wi...
Robert Half Houston, TX
Description Legal services company near downtown Houston seeks a Customer Service oriented individual for a temporary, possible temporary-to-permanent position. The duties of this position will include researching online databases, filing and heavy phone work. The ideal candidate will strong attention to detail, excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to work in a fast paced...
Teksouth Corporation Houston, TX
Overview: Location: Andrews AFB, MD - 1 year contract position with potential for renewal next fiscal year Must Have prior Air Force JA experience and Rapid Discharge of Air Force personnel Must Have a Active SECRET clearance Must be a Notary Public or willing to get these credentials EOE/Minorities/Female/Vet/Disabled Responsibilities: The primary purpose of this position is: To provide le...
Seeking a bilingual (Spanish), full time, long-term, dedicated, and organized legal assistant with 0-3 years experience for a small personal injury firm located at Arena Towers in Southwest Houston. Basic office experience required, but no legal experience necessary. Salaried position ($25-30K per year based on experience), covered parking, retirement plan, but no health care benefits. Bilingual i...
This position will support several business litigation attorneys, handling multiple voluminous cases in state and federal court, as well as domestic and international arbitrations. The selected candidate will assist in all aspects of the litigation process, including providing support for attorneys in the discovery process, motion practice, as well as hearings, mediations, trials, and arbitrations...
Project Assistant - Houston, TX - Direct Hire Frontline Source Group - temporary staffing and direct hire firm - is offering an excellent direct hire opportunity for a for a growing law firm in Houston. Responsibilities: Provide direct support to team of legal assistants Organize documents Attend board meetings Maintaining client files Prepare letters and transcript files Coordinate with 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.
Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
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