Legal Secretary Jobs in Edison, New Jersey
LEGAL ASSISTANT/SECRETARY Ferraro Foods is seeking a full-time Legal Assistant to support daily operations of the legal department. Responsibilities include: · Preparation of all small claims filings in collections actions. · Responsible for follow-up collection efforts and allocation of payments as received. · Communicating with customers, company employees and lawyers. · Provide general office s...
Workers’ Compensation Legal Secretary Garces & Grabler, Plainfield based law firm has immediate opening for an experienced workers compensation secretary. Must be proficient in MS Word and possess excellent phone skills as well as being organized and detail oriented. Bilingual-English/Spanish a must. Must be able to work independently. Benefits include medical, dental and 401k plans. Salary commen...
Lorelei Staffing is recruiting for multiple Legal Secretary/Paralegal roles. Legal Secretary: (Central, NJ) 2-5 years of Commercial litigation experiences Recent Shorthand required Excellent customer services and interpersonal skills Paralegal: (Central and Northern, NJ) 2 - 10 years of Personal Injury or Family/Matrimony experiences Nurturing client relationships through regular client contact Dr...
Company Confidential Morristown, NJ
Morris County law firm seeks full-time legal secretary and full-time paralegal (2 positions available) with complex litigation experience preferred. Positions require 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...
Special Counsel has a temporary Matrimonial Legal Secretary job in Somerville, NJ, for a law firm client. If you are a legal support professional experienced in Matrimonial and Family Law then we would love to speak with you! Our client is reputable regional law firm seeking a highly organized legal secretary to assist them with their heavy workload. Responsibilities for the Matrimonial Legal Secr...
*THIS IS AN IMMEDIATE OPENING - PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR RESUME TODAY!* 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'...
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...
Special Counsel has a temp to hire Legal Secretary job in Florham Park, NJ, for a law firm client. If you are an experienced legal support professional who has supported Partner-level attorneys in a fast-paced law firm environment, we would like to speak with you! Our client is reputable law firm seeking a top-notch legal secretary to join its successful team. This firm offers great career growth...
Legal Secretary - Entry Level-Livingston, NJ Well known and well established Law Firm, situated in Livingston, NJ is seeking a RECENT COLLEGE GRADUATE. This position is IDEAL for candidates who are contemplating law school. The Partner will provide training and coaching to an eager, bright and polished beginner who is interested in getting involved and learning all there is to know. The position r...
CURE Auto Insurance is looking for an experienced legal secretary to join our team. CURE is an auto insurance carrier writing business in NJ and PA - with a newly developed and growing in-house legal department. CURE offers a great working environment and comprehensive benefit package which includes health and dental coverage, life and disability insurance, 401k with company match, generous paid t...
Busy small to mid-size MorristownLaw 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 adv...
Special Counsel has an open legal secretary position with a prestigious Middlesex County NJ law firm. Ideal candidates will be available immediately and have at least 5+ years experience (including Shorthand) as a legal secretary in NJ. The TTH Litigation Legal Secretary job responsibilities may include: Drafting and preparing pleadings and memos Maintaining attorney calendars Reviewing and organi...
Growing and busy East Hanover insurance defense law firm seeks full time legal secretary with New York and New Jersey litigation experience. Candidates must have 2 years experience. Please do not apply if you do not have litigation experience in either New York or New Jersey. Very strong computer skills and organization skills are required. Familiarity with dictations are a must. Candidate will be...
Company Confidential Red Bank, NJ, 07701
Description: Well regarded Monmouth County law firm seeks experienced, highly-qualified litigation secretary. Appropriate candidates will have at least five years experience supporting litigation/corporate/bond attorneys in New Jesey State and Federal Courts. Must have State and Federal court e-file experience. Must have experience with discovery procedures, motions and pleadings. Must be able to...
Legal Secretary Growing North Jersey law firm seeks experienced Legal Secretary for its General Civil Litigation and Real Estate department. The law firm has a volume practice in the following areas: (1) Plaintiff and Defendant personal injury; (2) Civil Rights Litigation; (3) Petitioner and Respondent Worker's Compensation; (4) Real Estate; and (5) Estate litigation, Municipal Law, Government Law...
Mid-sized Morristown law firm is seeking a full-time secretary. The candidate should have a minimum of 3-plus years’ litigation experience. Insurance background is a plus. Skills and responsibilities include but are not limited to knowledge of litigation and the court system, pleadings and other litigation documents. Responsibilities include but are not limited to word processing, preparing pleadi...
Job Description: AppleOne is currently recruiting for a prominent family law practice in the Montclair, NJ area. There are multiple roles available. Position Requirements: Previous experience working at family law firms is a must. Other areas they will be exposed to are: estates/wills, trusts and real estate. Responsible for assisting a managing partner and associates. Focused on family law matter...
Morris County, NJ law firm has an immediate opening for an experienced Litigation Legal Secretary with 5 - 10 years Plaintiff Personal Injury experience. Auto and premises liability experience a must! Ideal candidates will also have excellent organizational and communication skills, proficient word processing skills and a team-oriented flexible work style. In addition, candidates must thrive in a...
Matrimonial Legal Secretary Voted one of the top 25 Best Places to Work in New Jersey in 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2014 Norris McLaughlin & Marcus in Bridgewater (1mile from the Bridgewater Commons Mall), is seeking an experienced matrimonial legal secretary to join our collegial team. This position requires aminimum of three years experiencein matrimonial law with a thorough understanding...
Real Estate Paralegal/Legal Assistant – Morristown,NJ Full service, small Law Firm seeks experienced real estate paralegal/secretary with ability to work independently. Friendly work environment for two attorneys. Must have ability to prepare HUD-1 independently and handle multiple tasks simultaneously with little direction. Must be able to complete a closing from start to finish. Matrimonial expe...
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Enhances attorney's effectiveness by providing information-management support; representing the attorney to clients and others.
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Generates revenues by documenting and inputting attorney billable time and reimbursable expenses; preparing invoices; tracking payments.
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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