Civil Litigation Legal Secretary

Expiring today

Employer
Legal placements, Inc
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 11, 2017
Closes
Sep 20, 2017
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
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. Proficient with Microsoft Office Prior civil litigation experience preferred