Litigation Legal Assistant

Role: Litigation Legal Assistant

Status: Contract to Hire or Permanent

Start Date: ASAP

Location: Onsite in NYC Office

Shift: Mon - Friday, 9a to 6p, 35 hours a week

Contract Duration: about 3 to 4 months to start, potential to convert to full-time.

 

Firm Overview:

This firm in particular is dedicated to bringing justice to all, representing clients from under-served communities and low-income areas.  If you are interested in contributing to a mission-driven organization and making an impact in the lives of individuals that have been mistreated, this could be a great experience.

Role Overview:

The litigation legal assistant will support the Attorneys with the day-to-day tasks of the case/project.

Tasks required, but not limited to:

  • evaluating research
  • drafting legal documents, such as summons and complaints; submitting requests
  • document discovery
  • data entry
  • file organization and documentation
  • trial preparation.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree – recent grad
  • Comfortable with heavy phone volume
  • Strong communication skills

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