Job Title: Legal Secretary Locations: Washington, District of Columbia Job Type: Contract Start Date: 4/17/17 End Date: 11/24/17 Status: Active Candidates Sought: 1 Still Needed: 1 Skills: Email this job to a friend. A Civil Defense Litigation firm is seeking a Legal Secretary for their growing law firm in Washington, DC. This law firm is ideally seeking a secretary with prior medical malpractice defense experience to support multiple lawyers handling civil matters in the DC, MD, & VA region. The successful candidate will also support a group that works with insurance carriers and corporate clients. The responsibilities of this role will include: document preparation, scheduling depositions, court filings, organization and maintenance of discovery files, trial preparation, expense reports, travel arrangements, time entry, billing edits, etc. The firm is seeking a candidate with a minimum of one year of legal experience, preferably in the litigation field. Knowledge of filing procedures in the local Circuit Courts is required. The ideal candidate will be proficient with Microsoft Office and familiarity with document management systems. Interested candidates, please submit your resume to Kimberly Weathers at Kimberly.Weathers@legalplacements.com.