Legal Assistant - Contract Opportunities

Location
Washington, DC
Salary
$18 - $22/Hour
Posted
Oct 18, 2019
Closes
Oct 30, 2019
Ref
4800578
Function
Administrative
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Multiple opportunities supporting the delivery of quality legal services to clients by providing administrative assistance to attorneys and performing specialized administrative tasks pertaining to complex litigation matters. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with others in a team-oriented environment.
  • Editing and formatting pleadings and correspondences
  • Scheduling depositions and hearings
  • Trial preparation
  • Calendaring (litigation and Outlook)
  • Scheduling travel
  • Prepare filings within the State and Federal courts, file organization (hard copy and electronic)
  • Time entry and billing
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 5 current years of partner level practice management support, media law preferred
  • Advanced Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Proficient with document management systems
  • Ability to manage work flow
  • Superior time management and organizational skills
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Prior time entry and billing experience, 3E preferred
  • Flexible to work overtime


Additional Information

NRI is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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