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Legal Assistant

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Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Posted on

Aug 08,2018

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 45000 to 48000 Annually

Years of Experience

4-6 yrs required

Location

Hackensack, NJ
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Personal Injury
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Legal secretary Responsibilities: Conduct research to support legal proceedings. Assist with the drafting and reviewing of legal documents. Investigate facts to help in the negotiation of legal disputes. Monitor and ensure compliance with state and federal regulations. Record and store client information.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: 4-6 years' experience in personal injury and litigation firms, with New Jersey Superior Court pleadings including complaints, motions, depositions, interrogatories, Notices to Produce, subpoenas, briefs, obtaining medical records and trial preparation. Candidate must have: Knowledge of the Federal courts and liability cases would be an asset. Knowledge to include Microsoft Office, Court Documents, E-Courts, Word Perfect, Needles/TrialWorks (helpful). Ability to work independently, exercising discretion and fulfill work on a time-conscious basis, handling a high volume of cases and trial work. Must be fluent in Spanish. Familiarity with legal research. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Deadline and detail-oriented.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins, P.C.
15 Werren Street, PH West
Hackensack, NJ 07601

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