Experienced Attorney needs help! The managing partner for a 33 attorney civil litigation firm is in search of a legal secretary to support him and one associate. The ideal candidate will possess 10+ years of civil litigation experience, and be proficient with federal and state court filings and procedures. The applicant should be able to take direction, work independently, and have excellent people skills, have enthusiasm for task at hand, and be a team player. Additional qualifications include proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook and document management software, attention to detail, and organization and time management skills.
Job Responsibilities include calendaring, docketing, preparation and editing of pleadings, discovery and correspondence, filing pleadings with federal and state courts, organizing and managing files (paper and electronic files), some dictation transcription, attorney time entry, administrative duties, and personal assistance.