Litigation Legal Assistant - Direct Hire
Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC
We are looking for a Legal Assistant for a large regional firm for their Chicago office. This is a full-time, permanent position. The Legal Assistant will handle many complex secretarial and clerical support activities related to complex, commercial litigation, but will also be responsible for the following matters:
- Creates and maintains well-organized client files, resource materials and admin files and indexes
- Preforms electronic filing of court documents in state, federal and appellate courts utilizing online platforms
- Provides secretarial support including, transcribing dictation tapes, typing correspondence, reports, memoranda and/or other documents and submitting same for review; revising, proofreading, assembling and distributing prepared material as necessary
- Input attorney's daily billable time in accordance with the Firm's policy on timekeeping & Billing
- Monitors case deadlines and maintain case calendar utilizing Firm docketing system
- Other special projects as assigned
Qualified candidates will have 2+ years of experience, ideally in a large law firm. Must be able to handle many priorities at one time, work well with others, and have excellent communication skills and flexibility to work overtime as needed. This position is fully in office with some flexibility in working from home. Firm has full benefits including bonuses. Salaries up to $90k (DOE)
*Only qualified candidates will be contacted *
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