The candidate will represent the people of the State of Florida, through DCF, advocating for the best interests of Florida’s children in dependency proceedings under Chapter 39, Florida Statutes. Should have a strong interest in advocating for children’s best interests, good academic credentials, strong writing skills, excellent communication skills, a strong interest in courtroom litigation, excellent critical thinking skills, the ability to work indepen... read more
Pre Suit Secretary (Entry Level)
The candidate to work work with attorneys. Must be organized have knowledge of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Outlook, and excellent computer and keyboarding skills and must be proficient in Excel.
The candidate must be articulate and have great telephone etiquette. Should have ability to communicate effectively with opposing counsel and adjusters. Must possess knowledge of document preparation medical terminology. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office.
Duties: Prepare legal documents including pleadings, motions, affidavits, complaints, legal memoranda. E-file all court documents in state and federal court. Communications with clients, court, counsel, and others. Conduct legal research and factual investigation. Prepare discovery documents, interrogatories, and responses. Draft and server summons. Coordinate and summarize depositions. Prepare trial binders and exhibits. Drafting pleadings, motions, a...
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The candidate's duties include: Day-to-day handling of both pre-litigation and litigation cases; Drafting and filing of litigation documents to include pleadings, discovery requests, discovery responses, demands, motions and memorandum; Guide clients through the case process; Interaction with expert witnesses to include conferences, drafting of expert reports and affidavits; Attendance and preparation for depositions, mediations, hearings, and court app...