Special Counsel
- Litigation legal secretary
At a glance
Location: US-MI-Lansing Map
Posted: 09/20/2019
Closing: 10/19/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Contractor
Experience: Not Specified
Job description

Special Counsel is recruiting an experienced Legal Assistant for several metro Detroit law firms. These positions seek candidates will have a minimum of two to five years’ experience providing litigation support.
 
General Description




  • Produces information by transcribing dictation, formatting, inputting, editing, retrieving, copying, and transmitting text, data, and graphics as well as coordinating case preparation.

  • Maintains attorney's calendar by planning and scheduling conferences, teleconferences, dispositions, and travel; recording and monitoring court appearance dates, pleadings, and filing (federal and state) requirements; monitoring evidence-gathering; anticipating changes in litigation or transaction preparation requirements.

  • Generates revenues by documenting and inputting attorney billable time and reimbursable expenses; preparing invoices; tracking payments.



 
Skills/Qualifications




  • Documentation skills, telephone skills, transcription skills, PC proficient - including Acrobat/Nuance, Word and Excel. Excellent verbal communication skills, dependable, professional and able to maintain client relationships. Must be able to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.

Litigation legal secretary