Two to five years’ experience in taking depositions in civil litigation required for defense of mass tort litigation. Trial experience a plus. Requires current Illinois license, excellent writing and case management skills. You will be assigned individual caseload with responsibility of all phases in defending cases from initial intake to assisting first chair trial counsel. Candidates with secondary license in Missouri will be given preference. We offer excellent benefits, including major medical and 401(k) Plan, and a congenial and professional work environment, with a quality mentoring program to help you succeed in your career.
Experienced Legal Assistant Needed – Litigation
Full-time position assisting lawyers with active litigation practice throughout the State of Illinois and Missouri, including preparation of motions and pleadings for e-filing and e-service and scheduling of depositions. Proficiency in Word, Excel and Case Management Software required. Applicant should have at least three years’ experience, and be personable, organized, have a strong work ethic, high attention to detail, and good communication skills. Includes major medical and 401(k) Plan.
Please do not apply if you do not meet the above qualifications.
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