Approximate Salary: Not Specified
Location: New York, New York
Job Type: Legal Secretary
Position type: Full Time
Industry Legal Services Practices Medical Malpractice Experience level: 1 - 3 Years
Education level: Some College Coursework ID /-01
Legal Secretary - Manhattan Plaintiff Medical Malpractice Law Firm seeks Legal Secretary with 1 to 3 years experience in medical malpractice /negligence. Must have strong writing and organizational skills and must... read more
• Summarizing cases and preparing reports for attorneys;
• Conducting research, investigating facts and developing legal arguments;
• Preparing and filing documents with courts;
• Organizing and archiving the documents related to completed and ongoing cases;
• Keeping track of changes in legal framework and providing timely updates on these changes;
• Assist attorneys in scheduling, preparing simple document usi... read more
The candidate must be detail-oriented, with defense litigation experience. Must be able to prepare legal documents, including: discovery demand notices and responses; discovery motions; process medical information; and handle the daily maintenance of active litigation files from opening to resolution.
The candidate must have 2 years legal experience; must have in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Word, and type 80+wpm. Responsibilities include: pleading preparation, scheduling and coordination of meetings/depositions, transcription from Dictaphone, calendar management, general office duties, and other projects as assigned.
The candidate must have experience in Commercial Litigation.
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Assist in ensuring quality secretarial support to the partners and attorneys as well as provide support for the Administration team.
Arrange desk coverage and/or workflow support for scheduled and unscheduled absences and other emergencies (e.g., extended latenesses or lunch coverage); coordinate temporary staff support as needed.
Walk the floors on a daily basis to assess the workload, assess the needs of the teams and... read more
Offit Kurman, a growing full-service law firm, seeks an Estate Planning Paralegal to join its New York, NY office as an integral part of the Estate Planning & Administration team. The paralegal will assist multiple attorneys with a variety of duties related to estate planning & administration. The position entails performing a wide range of complex estate administration functions requiring knowledge of estates and trusts, estate planning, investments, Medicaid regulations, ... read more
Small family office is looking for a hands- on Paralegal with Real Estate experience to assist the General Counsel with day to day operations.
Review Legal Documents
Schedule meetings and travel
Assist with Real Estate properties/staff
Prepare legal documents and correspondence
Provide support to Principals and General Counsel
Make copies, fax and scan documents, organize files (e-files and electronic)... read more