Job Post: TH1070LEGASS
Downtown firm seeking experienced and sharp legal professional to assist with preparation of documents, scheduling, and e-filing. This is a direct hire role with a partner of AppleOne. As Legal Assistant, you will esearch background information related to legal issues, gather records and files, and put information together. Other responsibilities will include drafting routine contracts or legal agreements and retaining files of prepared legal documents. Legal Assistant may respond to interrogatories and coordinate requests between internal and external counsel.
Legal Assistant responsibilities include:
Prepare affidavits or other documents, such as legal correspondence, and organize and maintain documents in paper or electronic filing system.
Prepare for trial by performing tasks such as organizing exhibits.
Prepare legal documents, including briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills, contracts, and real estate closing statements.
Meet with clients and other professionals to discuss details of case.
File pleadings with court clerk.
Gather and analyze research data, such as statutes, decisions, and legal articles, codes, and documents.
Call upon witnesses to testify at hearing.
Investigate facts and law of cases and search pertinent sources, such as public records, to determine causes of action and to prepare cases.
Direct and coordinate law office activity, including delivery of subpoenas.
Keep and monitor legal volumes to ensure that law library is up-to-date.
Apply today! Qualified candidates will be contacted right away! Keywords: legal assistant, legal, la, assistant, legal admin, legal administrative assistant, paralegal, florida law
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