Legal Assistant

Special Counsel is searching for a Legal Assistant with at least 3 years of experience to join our client: a boutique law firm located in Downtown Portland, Oregon. This position is currently working remotely but will return to the office in a hybrid schedule when it is safe to do so. Candidates with civil litigation experience are encouraged to apply. Our client is looking to interview immediately, so please apply today with your resume in Word format.
    
Responsibilities:
•    Communicate with clients, witnesses, attorneys, and employment agencies 
•    Draft legal correspondence, employment documents, contracts, and briefs 
•    Schedule meetings, depositions, mediations, and conferences 
•    E-file documents 
•    Handle discovery
•    Conduct legal research 
•    Assist attorneys in preparing for mediation, arbitration, and trial 

Qualifications:
•    3-5 years of civil litigation experience 
•    Employment law experience is a plus
•    Previous experience in a law firm setting is preferred 
•    Excellent time management skills
•    Advanced computer skills
•    High attention to detail
•    Strong organizational skills
•    Ability to work 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Monday through Friday
•    Bachelor’s Degree preferred
 



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