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2017-020611 Temporary Legal Secretary

Successful Philadelphia law firm has an immediate opening for a high energy and efficient Temporary Legal Assistant to join their growing Center City Philadelphia team for a 4-6+ week assignment. 

This position will work closely with a two busy senior partners.  The ideal candidate will have at least 2-4+ years' previous Legal experience.  Previous experience with personal injury / catastrophic injury or similar litigation matters a plus.  Must be detail oriented, highly skilled, and results-driven. 

As Legal Assistant you will be responsible for general legal support functions, including drafting correspondence and pleadings, communicating with clients, opposing counsel, court personnel, etc., answering calls and responding to emails, maintaining files and calendars, scheduling appointments and meetings, managing deadlines, preparing various documents, etc. 

Must be a team player, show initiative, possess exceptional verbal and written communication skills and be able to interact professionally with all levels of the firm and outside clients.  The ability to follow through and follow up is critical.

For immediate consideration for this opportunity, qualified candidates should forward their confidential resume. 


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Job Type: 
Industry: 
Legal
Location: 
Center City Philadelphia (19103)
Job Requirements: 

Legal Assistant Position Requirements:

  • 2-4+ years’ related Legal support experience
  • Strong computer skills
  • Experience with e-filing a plus
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Knowledgeable of court systems and various filing requirements
  • Must be organized and detail oriented
Compensation: 

Hourly compensation commensurate with experience.  ($17-$22/hour range)