Legal Secretary

Employee Type: Temp
Experience: 3-5 years
Location: Houston, TX 77019
Job Reference #: 34-101194-17ta
Salary: $25 hr
Company Industry: Legal Secretary
Job Title: Legal Secretary

Position Summary


This long-term temp position will allow you to show this company why they should hire you full time. Friendly staff members are waiting to show you how to put your Legal skills to work at this Medical Center  law firm. 

This is a 90 day legal assistant position.

Looking for a Legal Secretary that has at least 15 years’ experience.
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This position is assisting 2 Attorneys. 
Parking is free. Located in Medical Center area.  Beautiful offices.
Must have experience in handling all Legal Secretary duties.
Main duty will be supporting the Managing Attorney.  He needs someone proactive. 
A plus would be experience in  Plaintiffs’ personal injury litigation and commercial litigation.  
Hours 8-5
 
Need someone with at least 15 years experience in the legal field. 

Parking is free.

Hourly Salary is $25/hr

Responsibilities for Legal Secretary


*	Draft pleadings, motions and appellate documents and file them with the court
*	Perform administrative duties (calendar hearings and deadlines, organize case files, manage logistics etc)
*	Maintain pleadings and discovery indexes
*	Organize exhibits, documents, evidence, briefs and appendices
*	Aid attorneys with interrogatories and other discovery requests
*	Gather relevant information from a variety of sources
*	Liaise between trial teams and internal/external third parties
*	Help with voir dire, jury selection and witnesses preparation
*	Responsible for maintaining the case and client database management system

Qualifications for Legal Secretary


•	High School Diploma or GED; Bachelor’s degree in
•	Education: 
•	Proficiency in MS Office
•	Strong attention to detail
•	Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Compensation & Benefits for Legal Secretary


As a Burnett/Choice temporary or contract employee, you can benefit from Weekly Pay, Direct Pay Deposit, Global Card Paycard, Medical Indemnity Plan, Free Online Training, and Credit Union Membership (Houston, El Paso, Dallas, San Antonio). Plus, the ability to earn Service Bonuses, Holiday Pay, Referral Bonuses, and company ownership in our Employee Stock Option Plan.

Position Type for Legal Secretary


Temp

If you have questions concerning this position, please contact  Toni Altom.
Thank you for choosing Burnett Specialists.    Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Meet your Recruiter


Toni Altom
Sr. Staffing Manager
Specializing in matching talent with Administrative, Clerical, and Legal roles
Company Name:   Burnett Specialists