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Legal Assistant

Company: The TemPositions Group of Companies
Location: New York
Posted on: April 10, 2021

Job Description:

Our client is seeking a Legal Assistant with at least 2 years of litigation and NYSCEF experience. Familiarity with insurance defense work is a big plus. In this role, you will be working in a law office alongside collaborative and team-oriented colleagues, in a friendly and cohesive environment.
Responsibilities
-- Research Court Rules.-- Compile, review and reconcile case files.-- File and serve pleadings, motions and discovery documents (via e-filing).-- Prepare matter and issue summaries.-- Ensure court dates are calendared and deadlines are met.-- Organize materials for team matter review and implementation.-- Prepare status and matter cost reports.-- Assist attorneys with hearings, trials, arbitrations. etc.-- Perform relevant preparation administrative tasks.-- Organize, assemble and mark key documents.-- Draft, review and transmit correspondence on behalf of attorneys.-- Provide input regarding case management software.-- Work with clients in a non-advisory capacity.-- Perform related miscellaneous projects as assigned.
Qualifications/Experience/Skills
Required:-- Associate degree.-- Minimum of 2 years related litigation experience.-- NYSCEF experience.-- Case management software expertise.-- Experience with e-filing and manual filing in New York.-- Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).-- Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills.-- General knowledge of applicable court rules and procedures.-- Stellar research and analytical skills.-- Thoughtful and informed decision-making ability.-- Capable of meeting all deadlines.-- Able to function effectively and meet simultaneous deadlines.-- Work well in a fast-paced environment.-- A highly motivated self-starter.-- Strong attention to detail.-- Ability to consistently demonstrate professionalism and good judgment.-- Understand the necessity of and maintain confidentiality and discretion.-- The ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships. Strongly Preferred:-- Insurance defense experience.-- Experience e-filing and manually filing in NJ, PA, CT, CA, IL, FL, and WI Courts.-- PACER experience.-- Bachelor's degree.
Benefits401(k)HealthDentalVisionLife insurancePaid time off
Hours/Location9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. -- Monday to FridayOffice Location: New York, NY
Annual Base Salary$45 to 55k (commensurate with experience)
COVID-19 considerationsOur Legal Assistants are currently working remotely; however, possibly at year-end, the firm plans on implementing a rotating work schedule. Additional details TBD.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Keywords: The TemPositions Group of Companies, New York , Legal Assistant, Legal , New York, New York

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