Legal Assistant

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Location
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Industry
Legal (Legal Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 45,000 - US$ 60,000 per year
Ref. Number
S_28898
Contact
Galda, Lauren, Spherion
Phone
908.725.6600
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Job Description

A full-service law practice that is dedicated to success is looking for a legal assistant to join their winning team! With a fast-paced, friendly environment and incredible benefits including health, dental, life, etc. Candidates should be well versed in professional liability defense or have general defense litigation experience.

Responsibilities:
- Being a point of contact between attorneys, employees, and clients
- Drafting and editing legal documents & correspondence
- Managing calendars as well as scheduling meetings
- Answering phone calls
- Following up on outstanding projects
- Other administrative duties

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
- Must have 2-5 years experience in defense litigation
- Must have knowledge of federal and state court filing requirements
- Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Must have strong computer skills

Education:
Associate

Experience:
4-7 years

Qualifications:
Candidates should be highly motivated, organized, detail oriented, and able to work independently.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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