Thrivas Staffing Agency
Law firm with 6 attorneys is currently hiring a legal assistant to support one busy partner. The position is full time and a permanent opportunity with the firm. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. The law firm provides benefits after a 60 day probationary period.
The ideal applicant will only be interested in working as a legal assistant and not interested in pursuing a role as a paralegal. The attorney has a paralegal and would like to find a long term legal assistant or a legal secretary to fill a vacancy.
The legal assistant is responsible for supporting a litigation paralegal and the partner. Commercial business litigation matters are the focus for this attorney however he does take some civil litigation matters. The legal assistant plays a vital role in the success of the firm. You will be responsible for calendaring, scheduling hearings, depos and mediations as well as performing basic research and compiling documents. You will type letters, memos and perform administrative assistant duties for the partner. Some E-Filing and document preparation when needed. Some verbal dictation each week however prior dictation experience is not required for exceptional typists.
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