Temporary Legal Secretary (6-month assignment!)

    Web ID: LSF11321
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    Compensation: To $45/Hourly
    Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent
Summary:

If you have a background in legal support, a global law firm’s Palo Alto office is in search of a Legal Secretary for a long-term assignment with the potential for a temp-to-hire. Most of the attorneys on this desk are litigators, so litigation experience is required.  This is a great opportunity to work with a talented legal staff and be part of a true team environment.

Pay Rate To $45/Hourly

Job Description:
  • Legal Support Assistant will create, revise, format, and proofread documents and presentations for the litigation team
  • Process court files with state and federal courts (e-filing)
  • Manage calendars for legal staff
  • Coordinate travel, attorney/client meetings, and necessary calls
  • Type legal litigation correspondence
  • Assist with planning and preparing for interviews, depositions, hearings, trials, and closings
  • Perform legal research using a variety of tools
Job Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 5+ years of legal administrative experience
  • Secretaries with both litigation and corporate experience would be ideal, however will consider litigation secretaries that have the ability/desire to do some work on the corporate end. Strong litigation skills are a must
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Excellent word processing, spelling, and grammar skills
  • Strong organizational skills and high attention to detail

To Apply: Complete the form below and upload your most current resume.