LEGAL SECRETARY - FAMILY LAW!
Legal Secretary - Family Law!
Want to use your legal experience in a law firm where you get to work with smart, friendly people? You’ll be on a first-name basis with lawyers and staff if you take advantage of this great opportunity as a Litigation Legal Secretary with one of our favorite clients, a law firm in Montgomery County, MD.
The Litigation Legal Secretary will provide clerical support primarily to two partner attorneys and one associate attorney within the firm’s Family Law Practice Group. Responsibilities would include:
Preparing documents, forms, spreadsheets, and presentations in support of the litigation process from pre-trial through post-trial agreements
Initiating and responding to clients, opposing counsel and court staff to schedule meetings, obtain and provide discovery; coordinate process servers, subpoenas, mediations and collaborative law meetings; and much, much more
Organizing and maintaining files
Processing intake of new clients
Partnering with attorneys’ billing specialist to prepare invoices, create cover letters, copy invoices and mail them to appropriate parties
Providing support for special projects as assigned.
Desired Skills & Experience
Successful candidates will have the following experience and abilities:
Minimum of 5 years litigation experience in a law firm or corporate legal environment. Family law experience preferred
Advanced/expert knowledge of Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, and Outlook)
Knowledge of court filings and the ability to eFile
Strong organizational skills to manage workload and prioritize multiple projects in order to meet all deadlines
Ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities and remain calm in deadline-driven and high-pressure situations
Professional and effective written and oral communication skills with excellent grammar, punctuation, tone and spelling
High productivity with minimal instruction and supervision
Discretion and the ability to maintain confidences.
Excellent firm offering competitive benefits. Metro-accessible at the Bethesda WMATA station. Interested candidates should apply at https://adr.to/o5als.