Job Details

Legal Staff Legal Secretary in Springfield, IL

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Company name

Illinois Attorney General's Office

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Corporate - General

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required


Springfield, IL

Date Last Verified

Nov 14,2018

Posted on

Jan 23,2018

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Legal Secretary The candidate duties and responsibilities: Performs responsible legal secretarial and clerical work requiring a basic knowledge of legal terminology and court procedures; types memoranda, depositions, pleadings, motions, rulings, pre hearing reports, orders, petitions, briefs and vouchers; plans, schedules, initiates and performs the clerical processing necessary for preparation of cases by staff attorneys; proofreads documents; receives and screens public by telephone and in person; makes appointments; arranges for transportation, accommodations and conferences; types attorneys' case reports and legal manuscripts and revises as necessary; composes and types correspondence involving application of policy as well as general or routine matters; maintains detailed files. Should have knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to completion of 2 years legal secretarial or business college and 1 year secretarial experience or high school graduate (GED) and 3 years secretarial experience or related experience preferably in a legal services environment or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must have effective oral and written communication skills.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Illinois Attorney General's Office
500 South Second Street
Springfield, IL 62706