Job Details

Legal Assistant

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Location

Chicago, IL

Date Last Verified

May 16,2018

Posted on

Feb 13,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Legal Assistant Duties: Provide administrative and secretarial support to assigned attorneys and provide backup to other attorneys as requested. Assist with administrative tasks as it relates to the specific office and attorneys. Perform administrative duties, including proofreading and editing all materials for extreme accuracy and clarity. E-filing knowledge in preparation to file all types of discovery requests, responses to opposing counsel, and motions. Handle pressure, interruptions and multiple projects with frequently changing priorities and deadlines Assist with calendar calls and deposition scheduling, as needed. Assist with travel plans, as needed. Other duties as assigned by the Regional Director of Human Resources.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: Associates Degree or higher. Exceptional organization skills. Positive attitude. Excellent writing and communication skills. Ability to multitask and prioritize workload. Team work oriented. Ability to work in a fast paced and challenging environment. Proficient in Microsoft Office programs. Knowledge of legal terminology and principles. Ability to analyze legal documents and ensure accuracy. Knowledge of legal documents and terminology. Knowledge of expense reporting, billing and dictation. Must have the ability to work as part of a team, as well as to work independently, with minimal supervision.

Additional info

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Goldberg Segalla
311 South Wacker Drive
Suite 2450
Chicago, IL 60606

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