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Legal Assistant/Paralegal--LA - Asbestos

Job Summary

Los Angeles, CA Asbestos
Position Type: Full time Job Code: ASB80208
Posted: 07/02/2015

Job Description

Prominent Plaintiff-side law firm, located in LA, California, is currently seeking a Paralegal with demonstrated research experience and strong academic background. The ideal candidate has 1 to 5 years of experience, strong work ethic, common sense and an ability to think quickly and creatively. Organization and attention to detail a must. A basic understanding of CA legal process, calendaring and deadlines preferred. Large preference for candidates with work specifically in motions and appellate briefings – experienced paralegal with California civil experience and appellate experience.
Job Responsibilities:
Assisting attorneys with all aspects of trial preparation and trial
Preparation of exhibit lists, witness lists, deposition designations
Filing and Serving court documents
Calendaring
Drafting correspondence, court documents, and subpoenas
Preparing expense reports


Legal Assistant/ Paralegal - Litigation - Asbestos

Job Summary

New York, NY Asbestos
Position Type: Full time Job Code: ASB66589
Posted: 06/19/2015

Job Description

Prominent Plaintiff-side law firm, headquartered in New York City, is currently seeking entry level Legal Assistants with demonstrated research experience and strong academic background. Positions require at least two years commitment. This opportunity is excellent for motivated recent or upcoming college graduates seeking to pursue a career in law. Positions are available for immediate start , December 2014 graduates, and May 2015 graduates.

Candidates who have had prior internships or professional experience in the legal field are preferred.

The tasks required of the legal assistants will include but are not limited to: evaluating research; drafting legal documents such as motions, summons and complaints; submitting requests; document discovery; data entry; file organization and documentation; trial preparation; etc…

Ideal candidates are:
•Detail oriented
•Organized
•Great communicators
•Patient
•Diligent
•Detail oriented
•Have the ability to multi task
•Know what it is like to work in an office setting
•Well versed in legal terminology and procedures.

Paralegal/ Legal Assistant - Bankruptcy - Asbestos

Job Summary

New York, NY Asbestos
Position Type: Full time Job Code: BKR35788
Posted: 06/19/2015

Job Description

Prominent Plaintiff-side law firm, headquartered in New York City, is currently seeking entry level Legal Assistants with demonstrated research experience and strong academic background. Positions require at least two years commitment.

Candidates who have had prior internships or professional experiences in a legal setting or which were heavy on phone correspondence are preferred but not required.

The tasks required of the legal assistants will include but are not limited to: evaluating research; drafting legal documents such as motions, summons and complaints; submitting requests; document discovery; data entry; file organization and documentation; trial preparation; etc…

DMDL Legal Assistant - Drug & Medical Device Litigation

Job Summary

New York, NY Drug & Medical Device Litigation
Position Type: Full time Job Code: DMDL39228
Posted: 06/19/2015

Job Description

Prominent Plaintiff-side law firm, headquartered in New York City, is currently seeking entry level legal assistants/researchers for our DMDL (Drug and Medical Device litigation). Applicants should have a Science or Public Health background. They should demonstrate research experience and strong academic accomplishments. Positions require at least one year commitment. This opportunity is excellent for motivated recent college graduates seeking to pursue a career in law, medicine, public health, or other related fields.

Ideal candidates
- Have a science background
- Have experience reading medical files
- Have knowledge of the legal field