Legal Secretary Jobs in New Jersey
Dentons is a global firm driven to provide a competitive edge in an increasingly complex and interconnected marketplace. It was formed in March 2013 by the combination of international law firm Salans LLP, Canadian law firm Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP (FMC) and international law firm SNR Denton. Dentons is built on the solid foundations of these three highly valued law firms. Each built an outstand...
Company Confidential Florham Park, NJ, 07932
LEGAL SECRETARY-Sole practitioner-Florham Park personal injury law firm seeks Legal Secretary with 5+ years plaintiff litigation experience in fast paced work environment. Applicant must be organized, possess excellent written and oral communication skills, be proficient in preparing pleadings, motions, interrogatories, etc. Applicant should be a self-starter with ability to work well with others....
About the Opportunity A busy New Jersey-based law firm is actively seeking a Legal Secretary, with a strong Litigation background, for a promising position with their growing team of professionals. This is a fantastic opportunity for a diligent and dedicated professional to gain valuable work experience and further their career with an established firm. Company Description Law Firm Job Descrip...
Company Confidential Cedar Knolls, NJ, 07927
Morris County law firm seeks full-time legal secretary -- defense litigation experience preferred but not required. Position requires knowledge of all aspects of litigation, including preparation of correspondence, pleadings, discovery requests and diary work. Must also be able to work in a fast-paced environment and communicate effectively with courts, counsel and clients. Health and 401k benefi...
Legal Secretary Prestigious mid-sized Morris County law firm has an immediate opening for an experienced Legal Secretary. Our ideal candidate will have a stable work history and a minimum of 5 years law firm experience. Collegial work environment, competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Email cover letter, with salary requirements and resume to *****. We will only c...
Company Confidential Jersey City, NJ, 07306
Job Purpose: Legal secretary/assistant to Law firm. Duties: * Welcomes guests and clients by greeting them in person or on the telephone; answering or directing inquiries. * Conserves attorneys time by reading, reviewing, verifying, and routing correspondence, reports and legal documents; drafting letters and documents; initiating telecommunications; organizing client conferences, and attorney...
Legal Secretary/Litigation - Totowa NJ (near Willowbrook Mall) Mid-sized Law Firm (approx 25 employees) seeks experienced LITIGATION secretary. Candidates should be personable, professional and have 3+ years experience with NJ Litigation procedures. Skills should include excellent typing with a high degree of accuracy, dictaphone, spelling and grammatical capabilities. Perfect position for a res...
Busy small to mid-size Morristown law firm seeking self-motivated and highly organized Legal Secretary for litigation cases. Minimum of three years experience required. Word perfect, Timematters, Dictaphone and a minimum of 70wpm experience a must. Responsible for general maintenance of files from start to finish including direct contact with clients, correspondence to client and adversary, propou...
Legal Secretary/Assistant Finazzo Cossolini O’Leary Meola & Hager, LLC is a small to mid-sized law firm based in Morristown, New Jersey. We are seeking a legal secretary with 3-plus years of litigation experience. An insurance background is a plus. The secretary’s responsibilities include, among others, preparing legal documents, including briefs and pleadings, mailings, answering telephones, ca...
The law firm of Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin seeks a full-time Legal Secretary with 5+ years of experience in defense litigation to join it's Roseland, NJ office. Description: · Perform secretarial and clerical duties · Open mail for attorney and log time on time sheet as necessary · Enter attorney time sheets into computer on a daily basis · Answer telephone, giving non-legal in...
LEGAL SECRETARY F/T wanted for solo attorney's office in Florence NJ. 2-5 yrs exp preferred. Proficient in Word, Excel & WordPerfect. Must enjoy working closely with clients. Please fax resume to 609-499-4929 or email *****...
Company Confidential Roseland, NJ, 07068
Job Purpose: Enhances attorney effectiveness by providing information-management support; representing the attorney to clients and others in Matrimonial/Family Law. Resumes will not be accepted without salary requirements indicated. Duties: * Welcomes guests and clients by greeting them in person or on the telephone; answering or directing inquiries. * Produces information by transcribing, fo...
Special Counsel has a temporary Legal Secretary job in Perth Amboy, NJ. If you are an experienced legal professional knowledgeable in the commercial real estate field with solid legal support skills, we would like to see your resume! Our client is reputable law firm seeking a top-notch legal professional to join its busy team. This firm offers great career growth and development! Responsibilities...
Company Confidential Collingswood, NJ, 08108
Mid-size South Jersey law firm seeks legal secretary to provide administrative and secretarial support to several attorneys concentrating their practice in commercial and residential real estate, zoning and land use; and commercial litigation including litigation in the Bankruptcy Court and matters relating to Creditors' Rights. Candidate must be a high energy self-starter who can work with minima...
Company Confidential Green Brook, NJ
Legal Secretary Somerset County law firm has an immediate need for a Legal Secretary. We need a highly organized and detail-oriented Legal Secretary who is experienced with balancing the demands of multiple tasks that will include drafting pleadings, discovery and motions, requesting and organizing medical records, scheduling depositions and IME's, maintaining calendar and follow-ups, interfacin...
Company Confidential Newark, NJ, 07104
Description: Job Purpose: Enhances attorney effectiveness by providing information-management support; representing the attorney to clients and others. Duties: * Welcomes guests and clients by greeting them in person or on the telephone; answering or directing inquiries. * Produces information by transcribing, formatting, inputting, editing, retrieving, copying, and transmitting text, data, a...
Managing partner of busy civil litigation practice in Toms River, NJ seeks a full-time Legal Secretary with prior clerical civil litigation experience. Candidate will be primarily responsible for managing calendar and typing up a high volume of digital dictation in Microsoft Word. Must be detail oriented and have strong administrative, organizational, and interpersonal skills. The ability to multi...
Job Description: This Legal Administrative Assistant Position Features: ? Family Oriented Environment ? Great Experience ? Long-term Temp- Perm ? Great Pay up to $44,000.00 Immediate need for Legal Secretary seeking family oriented environment and great experience. Proficiency in MS Office, the ability to type 55 wpm and 3-5 years of experience in working in a law firm will be the keys to su...
Lorelei Staffing is recruiting for multiple Legal Secretary/Paralegal roles. Legal Secretary: (Central, NJ) Legal secretary/closer (like a paralegal but with great admin skills) for a law firm in Central jersey. The ideal person will have great secretarial skills with real estate experience (paralegal or closer preferred)....
Legal Secretary/Paralegal needed. Established, insurance defense law firm located in Edison, NJ is seeking a legal secretary/paralegal with defense experience to support attorneys with high volume case load. Ideal candidate must possess strong communication and organizational skills; ability to prioritize and work independently as well as part of a team. The position also requires excellent compu...
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Enhances attorney's effectiveness by providing information-management support; representing the attorney to clients and others.
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Maintains office supplies by checking stocks; placing and expediting orders; evaluating new products.
Conserves attorneys time by reading, researching, reviewing, verifying, and routing correspondence, reports and legal documents; drafting letters and documents; collecting and analyzing information; initiating telecommunications; organizing client conferences, and attorney meetings; scheduling couriers, court reporters, expert witnesses, and other special functions; coordinating preparation of charts, graphs, and other courtroom visuals; preparing expense reports.
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