Legal Assistant/Litigation - posted 02/07/18

Legal Assistant/Litigation - posted 02/07/18

Company Name: 
Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
Las Vegas
NV
Salary Range: 
$45-65 K
Job Summary: 
Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC is currently accepting resumes for a full-time Commercial Litigation Legal Assistant to join our Las Vegas, Nevada office. This individual will provide administrative support for up to 3 attorneys and will be responsible for a variety of tasks associated with all stages of litigation matters. Job Duties & Responsibilities: • Electronic filing in state and federal courts as needed. • Manage assigned attorneys’ calendars, dockets, and appointments. • Transcribe dictation and compose and prepare confidential correspondence, reports, and other complex litigation documents. • Screen incoming calls and correspondence and respond as necessary. • Maintain and complete attorney time entry and billing. • Provide back-up support to other legal assistants as assigned or needed.
Requirements or Qualifications: 
• A high school diploma or equivalent is required, a bachelor’s degree is preferred. • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a Litigation Legal Assistant or Paralegal. • Working knowledge and experience of state and federal court e-filing procedures, e-discovery, and trial preparation. • Ability to handle heavy workloads efficiently and accurately. • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills when interacting with attorneys, staff, and clients. • Ability to multi-task and work efficiently in a fast-paced environment. • Strong command of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
Application Process: 
Selection Criteria: 
Application Due Date: 
February 21 2018
Additional Information: 
Qualified candidates may submit their resumes to recruiting@h2law.com. We offer an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision, basic life and AD&D, short term disability, profit sharing, 401(k), flexible spending accounts, and paid parking. To learn more about Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC, please visit www.howardandhoward.com. Howard & Howard is an equal opportunity employer!