Temporary Legal Assistant

Special Counsel - Nashville, TN (30+ days ago)3.3

Temporary

Special Counsel is recruiting a temporary Litigation Legal Secretary for a downtown law firm. This is a 5-6 week assignment, supporting two attorneys. The position also has an estate planning and real estate practice component.

Responsibilities

• Maintain the calendar of activities of attorneys, including court dates, depositions, meeting and other appointments
• Composing and edit correspondence, reports and pleadings
• Proofread to ensure correct spelling, grammar, punctuation, syntax, format and content in prepared materials
• Electronic filing in various courts
• Communicate with courts, clients and other attorneys
• Open and maintain files
• Operate various office equipment, including computer, copier and fax machine
• Track general litigation cases and provide case management assistance

Qualifications

• At least 3+ years as a legal secretary, including experience in litigation and estate planning or real estate
• Proficiency with MS Word, Excel, Power Point and superior technical skills in general
• Organized and detail-oriented
• Excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills
• High level of discretion and confidentiality
• Excellent communication (verbal and written) is necessary
• Teamwork

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