El Segundo
,
CA
Litigation
Legal Assistant

Legal Assistant - Litigation - El Segundo, CA

Mission Recruiting -

El Segundo

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145400

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Created date:

May 20, 2024

Job description

We are a reputable law firm located in El Segundo, CA, specializing in litigation. Our team is dedicated to providing outstanding legal services and achieving the best outcomes for our clients. We are seeking a detail-oriented and proactive Legal Assistant to join our dynamic team and support our litigation attorneys.

 

Job Description:

As a Legal Assistant in our litigation department, you will be an integral part of our legal team, providing administrative and clerical support to ensure the efficient operation of our practice. The ideal candidate will be highly organized, possess excellent communication skills, and have the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist attorneys in preparing and filing legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and briefs.
  • Manage and organize case files, both electronic and physical, ensuring all documentation is up-to-date and easily accessible.
  • Conduct legal research and gather relevant information for cases.
  • Schedule and coordinate depositions, hearings, and client meetings.
  • Communicate effectively with clients, court personnel, and opposing counsel, handling inquiries and relaying messages promptly.
  • Prepare and proofread correspondence, ensuring accuracy and adherence to deadlines.
  • Manage attorney calendars, including scheduling appointments and tracking important dates.
  • Perform administrative tasks such as scanning, copying, and maintaining office supplies.
  • Assist in trial preparation, including organizing exhibits and coordinating logistics.
  • Perform other duties as assigned to support the litigation team.

 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as a Legal Assistant, preferably in litigation.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) and legal research tools.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work efficiently under pressure.
  • Familiarity with court procedures and legal terminology.
  • Experience with case management software is a plus.
  • High degree of professionalism and the ability to handle confidential information with discretion.

 

Why Join Us:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career growth.
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Convenient El Segundo location with easy access to public transportation.

 

Mission Recruiting is proud to represent some of the most prestigious organizations in the country. Contact us today to learn how we can help you explore this and other exciting opportunities.

 

Salary Range: $52,000 - $62,000

 

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Compensation:
$52,000 - $62,000
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