Website Thrivas Staffing Agency
An established plaintiff law firm is hiring a Legal Secretary or Legal Assistant in Morristown, 07960. The position is a Direct Hire/permanent position. NO probationary period with an agency.
HOURS: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m to 5:00 p.m
BENEFITS: Yes. Medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid time off, paid holidays, etc.
The Legal Secretary (or Legal Assistant) is responsible for supporting the litigation team. You will be assigned to an insurance defense paralegal and (2) insurance defense attorneys.
Duties: The Litigation Legal Secretary is responsible for filing notices, pleadings, motions, etc. Additionally the Legal Secretary will schedule all hearings, mediations, depositions and perform calendaring of events. Applicants should have significant defense experience as it relates to insurance defense, subrogation, property defect, commercial auto accidents, product liability or medical malpractice. We will consider general civil litigation legal assistants with a strong work history in the legal field.
3+ years of experience as a Legal Assistant or Legal Secretary
1+ year Insurance Defense or Plaintiff experience