Job Details

Legal Secretary

Company name

Organization Type


Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Mar 05, 2021

Valid Through

Jun 18, 2021

Posted on

Apr 07, 2020


USD 37740 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required


Joliet, IL, United States

Employment Type



Practice Area
Government and Government Relations >> Government and Government Relations
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Legal Secretary
The candidate will be responsible for: Performs responsible legal secretarial and clerical work requiring a basic knowledge of legal terminology and court procedures; types memoranda, depositions, pleadings, motions, rulings, pre-hearing reports, orders, petitions, briefs and vouchers; plans, schedules, initiates and performs the clerical processing necessary for preparation of cases by staff attorneys; proofreads documents; receives and screens public by telephone and in person; makes appointments; arranges for transportation, accommodations and conferences; types attorneys' case reports and legal manuscripts and revises as necessary; composes and types correspondence involving application of policy as well as general or routine matters; maintains detailed files. Must have knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to completion of 2 years legal secretarial or business college and 1 year secretarial experience or high school graduate (GED) and 3 years secretarial experience or related experience preferably in a legal services environment or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Effective oral and written communication skills required.

Additional info

POSTING #20-13. Send resume with cover letter.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Illinois Attorney General's Office
500 South Second Street
Springfield, IL 62706