Spherion Staffing is now seeking an experienced Legal Assistant to join the team of a local firm here in Wichita Falls. We are looking for someone that is self-motivated and will be able to assist in smooth office operations and effective case management. You will be responsible for providing a broad spectrum of legal services while under the supervision of an attorney.Position is full time with working hours being Monday thru Friday from 9:00 AM until 5:00 PM. Pay is depending on experience and/or negotiable.Responsibilities:Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:- Provide administrative support to attorney and enhance office effectiveness- Answer and direct phone calls- Keeping cases organized by establishing and organizing files, monitoring calendars, meeting deadlines, documenting actions, inputting information into file database and case management software, and confirming case status with attorney- Handle communication with clients, witnesses, etc. in a professional manner, scheduling any interviews, litigation, meetings ,and depositions. - Ensures clients remain informed by maintaining contact and communicating case progress- Investigate facts of a case and conduct research on relevant laws, regulations, and legal articles- Draft correspondence and legal documents- Gather and arrange evidence and other legal documents for attorney review and case preparationWorking hours: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:- Proven working experience as a legal assistant- Familiarity with law, legal procedures and protocols, and court system- Proficiency in English and exceptional communication skills including by phone, written ,and in person- Ability to juggle multiple activities and work under pressure- Working knowledge of case management software- Proficient with computers and other standard office equipment-Knowledge of court environment.Education:High SchoolExperience:1-4 yearsQualifications:Minimum two years of prior experience in a Legal Assistant roleHigh School Diploma or equivalentMust be willing to submit to drug screen and background check Please register at www.spherion.com/apply. Once you've registered, please come to our office at 4020 Call Field Rd Monday-Friday between the hours of 8a-10a or 1p-3p for a prescreen interview. Remember to wear your face covering, please. We look forward to seeing you soon!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.