We are looking for a self-motivated Legal assistant to ensure smooth running of the office and effective case management. You will provide a broad spectrum of legal services under the supervision of an attorney.Responsibilities:- Provide administrative support to lawyers and enhance office effectiveness- Handle communication with clients, witnesses etc.- Administratively support and attend trials- Prepare case briefs and summarize depositions, interrogatories, and testimony- Conduct investigations and statistical/documentary research- Locate and develop case-relevant information- Type up and file basic legal documents and correspondence- Answer and direct phone calls- Maintain contact lists- Monitor deadlines and juggle calendarsWorking hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:- Proven working experience as a legal assistant or legal secretary- Familiarity with law, legal procedures and protocols, and court system- Satisfactory knowledge of day-to-day operations of a legal office- Proficient in Microsoft Office- Excellent organizational skills- Ability to multitask and work under pressure- Tech savvy- ProfessionalismEducation:BachelorsExperience:4-7 yearsQualifications:Associate's or Bachelor's DegreeLegal experience OR 7-10 years of professional administration experience Apply online at www.spherion.com/apply.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. 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.