Entry Level Litigation Legal Assistant

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  • St. Louis, MO
  • $40,000 - $50,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Ethan Goldman
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A bit about us:

Our client is a national plaintiff’s law firm that focuses exclusively on representing victims of mesothelioma and their claims. With offices across the country and rapidly growing teams, we are dedicated to maximizing the recovery of our deserving clients.

Why join us?

401K (3% employer contribution)
Fully Paid Medical Insurance
Fully Paid Dental Insurance
Fully Paid Vision Insurance
PTO
Firm Paid HSA
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability

Job Details

St. Louis, Missouri office is seeking to hire a litigation legal assistant to support attorneys and paralegals by performing legal, secretarial, and other administrative activities in preparation for trials. They are looking for energetic, driven, detail-oriented people for this on-site position.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Calendaring court hearings, depositions, motion deadlines, and discovery deadlines;
  • Travel arrangement and expense reporting;
  • Updating, maintaining, and saving case information within our client management software;
  • Preparation of pleadings, hearing binders, authorizations, correspondence, discovery, and filing and service of legal documents;
  • E-filing of declarations of service;
  • Preparation and maintenance of various tracking charts (deposition charts, settled/dismissed defendant charts, etc.);
  • Coordinate depositions with the court reporting company;
  • Support attorneys and paralegals with trial preparation: a. printing, scanning, preparing trial binders; b. exhibit lists and document productions; c. assisting trial witnesses and delivering documents to the courthouse.


Skills Desired:
  • Basic knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and Adobe Acrobat;
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize;
  • Must be able to work independently and as part of a team to establish and foster working relationships with litigation attorneys, investigators, paralegals, and legal assistants;
  • Good verbal and written communication skills;
  • Maintain organization with good attention to detail;
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment.

Requirements:
Desire to grow and learn everyday
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Location
St. Louis, MO
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$40,000 - $50,000