Legal Assistant - Insurance Defense
The candidate will handle complex tasks critical to the success of our law offices. Should have prior litigation experience and an understanding of legal terminology, which will be used to provide administrative support to our attorneys through preparation of legal documents and correspondences, such as motions and pleadings. Using an electronic case management system, will manage attorney calendars, coordinate examinations for defense experts, and communicate with clients. Among other things, will spend time maintaining files, answering phone calls, propounding discovery – including serving client discovery, along with other administrative duties. Should have High school diploma or GED equivalent. Should have 2+ years of prior legal work experience in a business or legal environment supporting a professional team. Insurance defense experience working in a law firm is preferred.