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Litigation Legal Assistant

Company: Messner Reeves LLP
Location: Las Vegas
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Description: Messner Reeves LLP, national law firm, seeks an experienced and highly qualified Legal Assistant to join the Litigation team in Las Vegas.We are looking for a team player who is organized, committed, with attention to detail and demonstrates initiative.The ideal candidate will take the initiative, have strong attention to detail, be highly organized & have impeccable communication skills.Qualifications:

  • Required technical skills include proficiency in Microsoft Office including Word, Outlook, Excel. Adobe Pro and transcription
  • Litigation Experience
  • Well versed in both federal, state court procedure and filing requirements, including e-filing in federal court
  • Work successfully in a team environmentRequirements: Job duties include but are not limited to:
    • Experience handling multiple attorneys with full caseloads
    • Coordinate heavy scheduling and calendaring for attorney meetings, court deadlines, depositions, etc.
    • Heavy client contact, contact with witnesses and opposing counsel to obtain information pertinent to the case matter
    • Document production and organization a must. Organize records, documents, correspondence, and files into a manageable format
    • Provide support by drafting correspondence, memoranda and other legal documents (i.e. pleadings, briefs, closing documents, discovery shells), submitting same for review, revising, redlining, comparing, proofreading, assembling, photocopying and distributing final material as necessary)
    • Assist with client engagement and retention, including preparation of engagement letter, conflict check, conflict waivers, and submitting information to open matters
    • Articulate, organized and a team player with excellent listening, verbal and communication skills
    • Highly organized and ability to meet deadlines
    • Pre-trial preparation and trial assistance experience requiredPlease send a cover letter and resume if you are interested in this opportunity.Job Type: Full-timePay: $50,000.00 - $55,000.00 per yearBenefits:
      • 401(k)
      • 401(k) matching
      • Dental insurance
      • Flexible spending account
      • Health insurance
      • Health savings account
      • Life insurance
      • Paid time off
      • Parental leave
      • Retirement plan
      • Vision insuranceWork Location: One location

Keywords: Messner Reeves LLP, Las Vegas , Litigation Legal Assistant, Legal , Las Vegas, Nevada

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