Commercial Litigation Legal Assistant
Are you a dynamic and experienced Commercial Litigation Legal Assistant interested in a full-time, permanent opportunity with a national law firm in Fort Lauderdale, FL? The ideal candidate should exhibit a high attention to detail, be a team player, and demonstrate an ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Establish, organize, and maintain litigation case files
Create chronologies of key events and medical treatment of claimants
Review and create knowledge base with information from documents produced
Perform legal research for relevant information regarding cases
Assist with preparation of reports and provide status updates to clients
Prepare materials for hearings, trials, and depositions
Coordinate logistics for out of town trials
Schedule hearings, depositions, mediations, arbitrations, etc.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Good judgment and problem-solving skills
Highly organized and detail-oriented
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
Proven ability to effectively prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
Bachelor’s Degree preferred
Paralegal Certificate a plus
Experience: At least 2 years of experience as a Legal Assistant handling complex commercial litigation matters
Please apply today by submitting your resume in Word format using the below link! To view all our open positions, please visit us at www.specialcounsel.com.
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The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records