Legal Assistant

Special Counsel has an exciting opportunity for a Legal Secretary role with a client located in Cleveland, Ohio. Interested candidates should have a minimum of 5+ years of legal secretary experience within a law office or legal department. This is a high- volume litigation position. Salary is negotiable.

Responsibilities:

  • Preparing correspondence and legal documents
  • Management of client files
  • Maintaining attorney calendars to include scheduling activities and docketing court deadlines
  • Performing proofreading tasks to include spelling, grammar, syntax, and format
  • Receiving telephone calls and greeting visitors
  • Knowledge of court procedures and rules in Ohio
  • Assisting with trial preparation
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    Qualifications and Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Advanced MS Office skills
  • Typing 65 WPM or better
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    Experience:

    5+ years of legal secretary experience, preferably in litigation

     

    Employment Type:

    Full-time, Monday-Friday with flexible work hours available



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