Legal Assistant

     Are you an experienced Legal Assistant who has Civil Litigation experience? Special Counsel is searching for a Litigation Legal Assistant with at least 3+ years of experience to join our client: a boutique law firm located in Washington DC. This position is currently  in a hybrid schedule and will return to in office when it is safe to do so. For immediate consideration please apply with your most updated resume in Word format

Responsibilities:

  • Assist attorneys on complex construction and commercial litigation issues
  • Conduct legal research using Westlaw and LexisNexis
  • Communicate with clients regularly and keep them updated on the status of their case
  • File documents electronically with various courts
  • Schedule and assist attorneys at depositions, mediations, arbitrations, and trials
  • Review client records and documents
  • Assist attorneys with entering in billable hours to the time management system
  • A solid understanding of federal and state filing/e-filing procedures and calendaring procedures
  • Qualifications: 

  • Bachelors Degree
  • ABA Paralegal Certificate is a plus 


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