Legal Assistant

  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Category
    Legal Support Personnel - Paralegal
  • Contract Type
  • Reference

Special Counsel is seeking a legal assistant to support the litigation attorneys of a prominent law firm’s New York City office.  The right candidate will have excellent communication and organizational skills with a strong attention to detail.  This is a contract position, on site, estimated to last approximately six months.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • E-filing in New York
  • Scheduling and managing appointments
  • Managing inbound and outbound telephone calls
  • Daily time entry; entering timesheets
  • Skills and Experience:

  • Extremely detail oriented and able to effectively multi-task
  • Very strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in MS Word and Excel
  • Experience with iManage (preferred)
  • At least two years of experience as a legal assistant or legal secretary
  • If you have the above qualifications and are interested in this contract opportunity, apply today by sending your resume to  Not exactly what you were looking for?  Browse other available jobs in your area online at the Special Counsel website


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