Legal Assistant

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jun 01, 2018
Closes
Jun 29, 2018
Function
Administrative
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Recent college grad with a GPA of 3.5 or higher sought for legal assistant in one of Washington DC's premier boutique law firms.   Duties will include: work closely with and provide general support to attorneys; attend and report on regulatory commission meetings; respond to research requests; maintain case document databases; assist in the preparation of briefs and pleadings, consisting largely of cite-checking and proofreading; identify and assemble documents relevant to case issues; monitor cases and agency filings for attorneys and clients; participate in team discussions of case strategies; assist in discovery and trial preparation.

Must have the following:

      • BA/BS Degree w/excellent academic credentials.
      • Strong analytical and writing skills.
      • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
      • Research experience a must.
      • Litigation experience in a law firm environment a plus.
      • Willingness to take responsibility for assigned tasks with minimal supervision.
      • 0-3 years of experience.
      • Two year commitment preferred.
      • Must be flexible for overtime when needed.

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