Job Details

Legal Assistant

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required

Location

San Diego, CA

Date Last Verified

Feb 02,2018

Posted on

Feb 01,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Legal Assistant The candidate will be preparing draft court documents, specifically complaints, answers, discovery, briefs, motions, motions for summary judgment, correspondence and memos. Will be revising and finalizing documents and ensuring timely service, filing and delivery. Calendaring court dates from the initiation of a case thru trial, depositions (with clients, court reporters, interpreters, videographers and other entities) and other case occurrences. Preparing for trials as needed. Confirming calendar events. Other special projects as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must be senior level defense litigation secretary with 8+ years of experience. In-depth knowledge of California Civil Procedure and Court Rules, and meticulous management of attorney’s calendar is required. Proficiency in a Windows environment is required. Typing speed of at least 70 wpm is preferred.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Pettit Kohn Ingrassia Lutz & Dolin PC.
11622 El Camino Real
Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92130

Review:

"A Friendly Firm for Business Law"

Current Employee - Reviewed on September 02, 2017

I think management needs to get back to their roots and remember where they came from because there have been people moved up to management that really have had a big personality change. Other than that the workload is fair, and it's an enjoyable firm to work at.

Pros : The lawyers and other general employees at this firm really care about the work that they do, and really care about helping each other out. Everyone here really makes the effort to go the extra mile when it comes to helping each other. It really leads to a sense of community in the office, which helps when dealing with complex litigation cases.
Cons : Management is a little bit messy and seems to be on a bit of a power trip here. The management knows that they worked their way up to be in the position they are at, and they make sure that information is known by all the employees. The management is really the only thing that ruins the good atmosphere of working for the firm.
Current or former employee? : Current Employee

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