Legal Assistant

Industry

Legal

Advert ID

USA_393261

Location

Parkersburg

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Parkersburg, WV - (USA) 1047 Emerson Ave WV Parkersburg , WV - 26104 Phone : 304-485-0088

ContactNumber

304-485-0088

Job Description

Legal Assistant



Are you looking for an exciting local opportunity in the Parkersburg area? Manpower of WV is seeking an Legal Assistant for a regional employer in the Parkersburg area.



Job Duties:

Organizes cases: monitoring calendars, meeting deadlines, documentation, inputting information into file database and case management software, confirming case status with attorneys and stakeholders

Case management: maintaining contact with stakeholders, scheduling depositions, preparing and forwarding summonses and subpoenas, drafting complaints, preparing and filing discovery requests, preparing responses to opposing counsel, generating status reports and basic cost accounting

Supports case preparation by preparing case summaries and materials for mediation conferences, preparing pleadings, monitoring and obtaining discovery responses, organizing materials for team case review

Enhances trial proceedings by organizing evidence, preparing exhibits, scheduling witnesses, witness preparation and taking courtroom notes

Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

Other tasks as assigned

Requirements for Consideration:

2+ Years Experience

Bachelor's Degree Preferred

Reporting Skills, Research Skills, Legal Administration Skills, Litigation, Client Relationships, Organization, Planning, Attention to Detail, Confidentiality, Dependability, Client Confidentiality

Candidates must be able to successfully pass a Federal/State background check and a pre-employment drug test



Who is Manpower?

Locally owned, but globally connected, Manpower is a full service staffing and human resources company that provides thousands of jobs every year across West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky. Manpower provides recruitment and assessment, training and development, career management, outsourcing and workforce solutions across the region.



For more information on exciting local employment opportunities and to register with us, please visit www.Manpower.com.



Manpower is an EEO/AA/ADA/Veterans employer