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Legal Project Assistant Litigation

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Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Jun 04,2019

Valid Through

Sep 17,2019

Posted on

Mar 13,2019


Saint Louis, MO, United States

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Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Legal Project Assistant - Litigation
Responsibilities: Under the supervision of a litigation Paralegal, assists with all aspects of litigation work. Will interface directly with Paralegals, clients, and legal staff and deliver high quality, efficient legal, administrative and billable services. Assist with preparation of deposition notices and subpoenas, witness preparation binders, governmental agency requests, trial preparation binders, coordinating court reporters and process servers, summarizing discovery responses along with other litigation trial and discovery tasks. Maintain data sites and databases. Perform electronic research using internet-based research tools. Communicate regularly with Paralegals regarding the status of projects and deadlines, and informs Paralegals of any issues. Correspond with clients and organizations, in writing, by telephone or electronic communications, as directed by the supervising Paralegal. Enter time and descriptions into timekeeping system and release it on a daily basis.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Associate’s Degree or Bachelor’s Degree. Ability to manage and take ownership of numerous tasks simultaneously and maintain organized files. Analytical, mathematical, and organizational skills with exceptional attention to detail. Ability to organize large amounts of data, both hardcopy and electronic, for easy filing and retrieval. Ability to be flexible, handle pressure and adapt to changing work priorities, work flow and work assignments in a fast-paced transactional practice. Ability to deal professionally and communicate clearly and concisely both verbally and in writing with internal and external clients. Ability to problem solve, think independently and tackle projects with minimal supervision while maintaining timely and efficient organization. Flexibility to arrive early, stay late or work weekends with little or no notice. Ability to regularly report to work on the days and times scheduled.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
One Metropolitan Square
211 North Broadway, Suite 3600
Saint Louis, MO 63102-2750


"Best firm in the County"

Current Employee - Reviewed on December 16, 2017

Keep an open mind and work hard and they will make sure your time spent is worth it.

Pros : My 3 months here at Bryan Cave LLP have seemed so much longer than that! They treat me like family and every day is a joy to come into work.
Cons : There is so much to be done it cannot be finished in a single day, but they accept that fact.
Current or former employee? : Current Employee

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