Special Counsel is currently seeking a legal assistant in Seattle with experience in bankruptcy and receivership, or a strong interest in gaining proficiency in the field.
The ideal candidate has five years of experience working as a legal assistant and has a strong understanding of legal administrative processes. They will work with four attorneys in the sophisticated litigation and bankruptcy group in a mid-sized firm in downtown Seattle. Our client offers a competitive salary, generous benefits, friendly people, and a wonderful working environment.
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Draft, type, proofread, and format correspondence, memoranda, agreements, pleadings and other legal and business documents from notes or templates
Maintain frequent and professional communication with attorneys to ensure all tasks are completed in a timely manner
Complete legal research and summarize concisely for attorneys
Organize documents, information packets, presentations, and/or exhibits, as needed
Open new matters by following conflict-checking protocol
Maintain attorney and client files including email and electronic files
Create motion and trial binders and support general trial preparation
5+ years experience as a legal assistant
Experience in bankruptcy and receivership, or a strong interest in learning
Proficiency with MS Office suite
Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm (with flexibility)
Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled
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