• Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Type: TTP
  • Job #14000

LEGAL SECRETARY – CIVIL LITIGATION

TEMP-TO-PERM – Fort Lauderdale, FL

Fort Lauderdale law firm is seeking a legal secretary / legal assistant to join their boutique office in a temporary-to-hire capacity starting right away. 

This position supports one attorney with a civil litigation practice. The position requires the candidate to be dependable, detail-oriented, and have the ability to prioritize and multi-task.

DUTIES INCLUDE:

  • Transcribe digital dictation
  • Schedule hearings, depositions, mediations, CMEs, conferences, inspections
  • Prepare cases for trial
  • E-file pleadings
  • Prepare discovery
  • Handle calendar and adhere to deadlines
  • Maintain and organize files
  • Do time entrys
  • Prepare medical chronologies
  • Summarize medical records
  • Process mail, greet clients, answer phone
  • Interact with clients, adjusters, Judges, opposing counsel, experts and witnesses

QUALIFIED LEGAL ASSISTANT

  • Must be able to do digital dictation, and have good typing skills
  • 3+ year’s Legal Secretary experience including litigation. 
  • Must be familiar with Florida Rules of Civil Procedure
  • Must be able to do e-Filing and eService.

The firm offers excellent benefits including Health and Life Insurance, 401K, and vacation, as well as a competitive salary in the $50Ks, once permanent.

The scheduled hours are 9am – 5pm with a one hour lunch.  This is an ‘on-site” position

If you are qualified for and interested in this position, please contact Patrick Farley with Legal Search Solutions right away

Ref # 14000

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