Job Details

Legal Assistant

Company name

Spherion Staffing LLC

Organization Type

Recruiter

Job Type

Legal Staff

Posted on

Mar 16,2018

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 11 to 14 Hourly

Location

Monroe, LA
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Legal Assistant The candidate keeps cases organized by establishing and organizing files; monitoring calendars; meeting deadlines; documenting actions; inputting information into file database and case management software; confirming case status with attorney. Helps develop cases by maintaining contact with people involved in the case; scheduling depositions; preparing and forwarding summonses and subpoenas; drafting complaints; preparing and filing discovery requests; preparing responses to opposing counsel; generating status reports. Keeps clients informed by maintaining contact; communicating case progress. Maintains case costs by verifying outstanding balances with attorney, clients, and providers. Supports case preparation by preparing case summaries and materials for mediation conferences; preparing pleadings; monitoring and obtaining discovery responses; organizing materials for team case review. Enhances trial proceedings by organizing evidence; preparing exhibits; scheduling witnesses; ensuring that witnesses are ready when needed; taking courtroom notes. Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications. Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments. Must have familiarity with the entire Louisiana closing process. Should be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook.

Additional info

Ref. Number: S_22957

Company info

Blotske, Krista L Spherion
Spherion Staffing LLC
1144 E Mkt St Dept 733
Akron, OH 44316-1000
Phone: 330-796-5081