Legal Secretary Jobs in Edison, New Jersey
Job ID: 00168140 Location: NJ - Edison Education Required: High School Diploma Experience Required: 5 Years Position Description: We are Farmers Since our start in 1928, Farmers has grown and adapted to meet the changing needs of our customers with an unwavering commitment to upholding the ideals with which we began by providing industry-leading products and services to the customers we're privile...
Ferraro Foods, Inc located in Piscataway, NJ is seeking a Full-Time Legal Secretary to support daily operations of the legal department. Responsibilities include: Answering phones, preparing, responding to emails and correspondence letters. Contribute to the preparation of small claims and other legal filings. Provide general office support and maintain files and record keeping. Prepare small clai...
New Brunswick civil litigation firm is seeking a full time experienced legal secretary. Applicants with no to little legal experience will not be considered. Please submit your resume, requested salary requirements and references....
We are seeking a legal secretary with a minimum of 3 years in Estate and Tax areas for our Iselin, NJ office. This position will provide secretarial support for two attorneys including overflow help in other practice groups. Responsibilities will include processing of complex legal documents; organization and maintenance of files; scheduling; extensive client contact; coordinating meetings; and ot...
Attorney with a central New Jersey law firm seeks qualified legal secretary with a minimum of 2 to 5 years experience. Excellent typing and computer skills required including knowledge of word, outlook and excel programs. Working knowledge of time slips a plus. Salary is negotiable based on experience. Benefits including health insurance are offered....
Job Description: Contract to Hire Career Opportunity: Legal Secretary Needed in Warren, NJ! We are currently seeking a Legal Secretary client here in Warren, NJ! This is an excellent opportunity for a â€œteam playerâ€. with 3-5 years of experience in the legal field. This is a temporary contract to hire position, once permanent the salary would be around $40-$45K annually, hourly rate while tempor...
Special Counsel has Personal Injury Legal Secretary job available with a law firm in Chatham, NJ. If you are an experienced legal professional with at least three years of plaintiff’s personal injury experience, then this might be the position for you! This is a great opportunity with a leader in the New Jersey market for Plaintiff's Personal Injury cases. This is a temp to hire position for the r...
Special Counsel has Medical Malpractice Legal Secretary job available with a law firm in Chatham, NJ. If you are a legal support professional with at least four years of related experience and are available to interview and start working immediately, we are very interesting in speaking with you! This is a great opportunity to work with one of New Jersey’s top law firms in this practice area. Respo...
Company Confidential Washington Park, NJ, 07102
Junior Legal Secretary Job Duties: Great entry level position. This position will the opportunity to learn alongside an experienced legal secretary. · Communicate with clients and court personnel over the phone. · Assist by reviewing, verifying, and routing correspondence, drafting reports, letters and legal documents. · Maintain attorney calendar by scheduling conferences, attorney/client meeting...
Company Confidential Morristown, NJ, 07960
Boutique Law Firm is seeking an experienced legal secretary Minimum required qualifications: 5+ years experience as a legal secretary - matrimonial experience required Must be 100% familiar with real estate closing procedures and filings Must have experience with EasySoft HUD preparation software (or equivalent) Must have excellent oral and written skills and be proficient with MS Word In addition...
Busy small to mid-size Morristown Law Firm seeking a self-motivated and highly organized Legal Secretary for litigation cases. Minimum of three years experience required. WordPerfect, Timematters, Dictaphone and a minimum typing speed of 70 wpm experience a must. Responsible for general maintenance of files from start to finish including direct contact with clients, correspondence to client and ad...
Our client is seeking a Legal Assistant/Secretary. Located in their Newark-Gateway office. Busy partner seeks experienced hard-working assistant to manage fast-paced case load. Organizational and excellent computer skills required. Needs ability to work with paralegal team in litigation and commercial real estate. No telephone calls, please. We apologize, but due to the volume of resumes received,...
Company Confidential Cedar Knolls, NJ, 07927
Experienced Plaintiff's Personal Injury Secretary Morris County, New Jersey competitive salary and benefits extensive phone contact with attorneys ,courts, and clients, and phone inquiries professional well organized hard working and focused dependable...
Prestigious Newark law firm seeks experienced IP Trademark Legal Secretary. Must be proficient in electronic filing with the USPTO and to able to access PAIR at all times; Maintain daily docket reports and attorneys calendar on upcoming due dates. Must be able to file a trademark registration, including activities such as background trademark searches, filing registration forms with the USPTO, 8 &...
Our client a multi office regional law firm is seeking a receptionist with some word processing/ legal secretary skills for its Newark, New Jersey office for a permanent/ direct hire position. Job description: Meet and greet guests in main reception area. Answer and direct incoming calls to appropriate parties (Attorneys, Assistants & Departments). Obtain information from various internal departme...
Description: The Office of the Corporate Secretary seeks an experienced professional to lead its Subsidiary Governance Group. The Subsidiary Governance Group handles the corporate governance and administration for all of Prudential Financials subsidiary legal entities on a worldwide basis. The individual would be expected to manage the subsidiary governance teams members and processes, provide ove...
Our Client is looking for Someone with: - 3-5 years experience in drafting pleadings - Preparing discovery and motions - Requesting and organizing medical records - Scheduling depositions and IME's - Maintaining calendar and follow ups, interfacing with clients - Maintaining files, preparing correspondence - Answering phones, and other general office duties. - Temp - Perm position $18-$20/hr...
Midsize law firm is looking for a full-time Legal Assistant. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Drafting and editing legal documents and correspondence Maintaining attorney(s) calendar Transcribing dictation Communicating with clients Maintaining and organizing files Requirements & Qualifications: Must have 3-5 years of legal secretary & litigation experience in NJ (civil and municip...
LEGAL SUPPORT Stark & Stark, a well known New Jersey and Pennsylvania law firm, is looking to expand and has several openings in various locations. Certified Experienced New Jersey (3-5 years) Plaintiff's Personal Injury Paralegals: Must be able to handle a large volume of files; work independently with minimal supervision; shift priorities as needed and work well with other staff. Ideal paralegal...
Company Confidential Morristown, NJ, 07962
Top law firm searching for experienced Legal Secretary to work closely with Sr. Partner handling Commercial Real Estate and Marketing responsibilities. Very fast paced, “on the go” environment…never a dull moment! Professional offices, excellent benefits, extremely low turn-over. · Active, detailed involvement with handling commercial real estate transactions from inception to closing. · Interact...
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$22,880.00 - $55,000.00
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Enhances attorney's effectiveness by providing information-management support; representing the attorney to clients and others.
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Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
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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