Legal Assistant Jobs
CHICAGO TRIAL LAW FIRM SEEKS HIGHLY MOTIVATED AND ENERGETIC INDIVIDUAL WITH MORE THAN TWO (2) YEARS AND LESS THAN FIVE (5) YEARS LITIGATION EXPERIENCE FOR LEGAL SECRETARY/LEGAL ASSISTANT POSITION. WE ARE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WHO CAN NOT ONLY TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FOR SECRETARIAL DUTIES OF TYPING, TRANSCRIPTION AND FILING, BUT ALSO WILLING TO MAINTAIN LARGE FILES, PROFESSIONALLY FIELD INCOMING CALLS A...
Legal Assistant needed for Busy Law Firm in Boca Raton. Candidate must have at least 1-5 years of legal experience in a law firm. Must be able to draft motions and pleadings, including preparation of discovery, discovery motions, judgments, affidavits, trial preparation, etc. Must have experience with scheduling hearings with judicial assistants, online with the counties and opposing counsel and e...
Overview: This is a great opportunity for a candidate with strong writing skills to become part of a team advocating for workers. We are looking for someone who has a passion for workers’ rights and social justice, and is interested in developing their interviewing, fact investigation and advocacy skills. SEIU Healthcare 1199NW’s mission is to unite, build power among, and improve standards for he...
The Executive Assistant is responsible for providing administrative support for the Corporate Attorney (CA) first and foremost and secondarily to the Executive Vice President (EVP) of Operations, in day-to-day activities of contract management; actively involved in planning, preparation, goal setting, supplier and customer relations and management communication; responsible for assisting CA and EV...
Looking for temporary / contract legal assistant to assist an expanding Title group within an established law firm in downtown Pittsburgh. The work involves tracking the progress of projects through their life cycle, maintaining a spreadsheet of important dates & milestones & following up on details to ensure the work is completed on time. Must be detail oriented. $17.50/hr. Full time. Title exper...
We are a small personal injury litigation practice. We are looking for a legal assistant 25 to 30 hours per week. This position will probably become full time for the right candidate. We prefer at least some personal injury experience. Must speak Spanish. Some of the job duties will include Collection of case information; file development; data input; client communication; collection of medical ev...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Paralegal/Legal Assistant in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (PA). Description: This individual with be assisting with contract related reviews and administration. They will be filling out form documents to create contracts getting the needed information from different areas within to go into the contract. They would also be adding in disclosure statements and wo...
JOIN OUR TEAM! Shearman & Sterling, a leading international law firm, has an immediate opening for a Legal Administrative Assistant in our Palo Alto office. This person will handle a wide variety of administrative tasks for partners and associates, including preparing correspondence, billing, travel arrangements, arranging conference calls, and other general secretarial duties. Our ideal candidate...
LegalSource is looking for a very strong Trust & Estates Legal Assistant for a top New England firm. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years experience, top administrative skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills along with a desire to work in a past paced stimulating work environment. Our client offers a fantastic benefits plan along with a competitive compensatio...
LegalSource is looking for a very strong Trust & Estates Legal Assistant to support a Partner of top New England firm. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years experience, top administrative skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills along with a desire to work in a past paced stimulating work environment. Our client offers a fantastic benefits plan along with a compe...
LegalSource is looking for a talented Litigation Legal Assistant for a prominent firm in Fairfield County. The successful candidate will have 4+ years experience, strong organization & technical skills, stellar professional references and a bachelors degree is preferred. This opportunity supports Senior Partner and one associate. Our client offers a wonderful work environment, full benefits and a...
Five attorney central Pennsylvania law firm based in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania seeks a full time paralegal / legal assistant to assist primarily with litigation, real estate transactions, disability claims, and estate administration. Salary based on experience. Employee can participate in the firm's retirement plan and health insurance plan....
A growing processing firm is seeking qualified candidates to assist in their growth. We are looking for legal administrative assistants who have entry level legal experience. Our client is of the nation's largest legal support services firms, this company provides service of process and related services to many of the country's most notable law firms, financial institutions, and insurance companie...
Legal Assistant Bilingual preferred for busy criminal defense law firm. Applicants must have a minimum of two years criminal defense experience. Experience with law specific software such as Amicus and Pclaw a plus. Must be self starter and highly motivated. Salary based on experience. Please email to ***** or fax resumes to 813-877-6590....
Jager Smith P.C., a law firm located in the Boston Financial District, is looking for a full time legal assistant to work in the Business Law group to assist in family business, estate, and tax planning. This is an excellent opportunity for an evening law student to gain experience in the field of business law or a recent law school graduate who is willing to gain practical legal experience. Appli...
LegalSource is looking for a talented Legal Assistant to handle a wide variety of diversified responsibilities for prominent Fairfield County firm. The successful candidate will have experience in the following areas: Commercial Real Estate Transactions, Zoning & Land Use, Corporate and Litigation files. Must have strong administrative, organization and e-filing experience. This position will supp...
A Legal Administrative Assistant job is available courtesy of Special Counsel in Tysons Corner, VA. To be considered for this position, you must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience. This is a temporary position with the possibility to become permanent. Pay: $16/hr Hours: Monday through Friday. The Legal Administrative Assistant Job Responsibilities · Support legal staff in the Labor & Employment...
Pre-Litigation Legal Assistant Plaintiffs Personal Injury Law Firm located in the South Miami area is seeking Pre-Litigation Assistant, with some administrative responsibilities. Minimum 5+ years of experience in personal injury and/or related field. Must be proficient with dictation; be highly organized; resourceful and have the ability to multi-task. Some knowledge of medical terminology, Medica...
A large, successful law firm in DC is looking for a top notch legal secretary to manage some of a very busy partner's affairs. This position combines Legal Secretarial and Executive Assistant duties. Experience with employment and labor law very helpful. This is an amazing, career growth opportunity to join this growing, well managed firm supporting a dynamic and busy partner and two associates. R...
Legal Assistant The University of Akron is currently seeking a Legal Assistant for the Office of the Vice President and General Counsel who will provide direct administrative support to the Associate General Counsel and Records Compliance Officer. Requires 18 months of education beyond high school and a minimum of six years of progressive work experience as a legal secretary, legal assistant and/o...
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$22,880.00 - $60,000.00
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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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Helps process cases by maintaining contact with people involved in the case; monitoring calendars; scheduling depositions; preparing and forwarding summonses and subpoenas; drafting complaints; preparing and filing discovery requests; preparing responses to opposing counsel; generating status reports.
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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