Legal Assistant

Industry

Legal

Advert ID

USA_472724

Location

Morgantown

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Morgantown, WV - (USA) 3004 Northpointe Plaza WV Morgantown , WV 26508

Branch Phone Number

304-598-2222

Job Description

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

Job Duties:

Organizes cases and documentation, data entry, case management software, confirms 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 recruiting company. Manpower connects qualified candidates with regional employers throughout West Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky and beyond. With 10 regional locations, Manpower has your job search covered!

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Manpower is an EEO/AA/ADA/Veterans employer