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The Willis Law Group is seeking a high-energy, self-motivated full time Legal Assistant to join our fast-paced legal team in Garland, TX. Candidates MUST have 5 plus years of Texas litigation experience with a high level of accuracy, attention to details and the ability to work under tight deadlines and assist multiple attorneys.
Duties include but not limited to:
Ability to work in a paperless environment
Follow Insurance Guidelines
Prepare legal documents including correspondence, discovery, pleadings, shells, etc.;
Ability to handle large volume of emails
Schedule deadlines for pre-suits, pleadings and discovery, and pre-trial/trial matters;
Schedule client meetings, depositions, mediations, court appearances, as well as obtaining case information and following up on attorney correspondence and filings;
Transcribe dictation and review attorney-generated correspondence and documents, ensuring adherence to court-mandated guidelines;
Handle non-billable tasks for assigned attorneys, including preparing and updating active file lists;
Facilitate a consistent approach to file management and client representation;
Knowledge of court rules and procedures and be able to prioritize tasks accordingly;
Experience with e-filing documents with the court and knowledge of local, state, and federal deadlines.
Strong knowledge of MS Word; An intermediate knowledge of Excel;
High level of discretion and confidentiality required;
Ability to adapt to a fast-pace environment and work well with team members.
We Offer Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance and 401K plan, Paid Time Off
Job Type: Full-time
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The Willis Law GroupWhy Work Here?
We have a "team" atmosphere here at The Willis Law Group. Apply now and learn why we are the best place to work in the DFW area.
The Willis Law Group provides large firm expertise with small firm personal service. Our philosophy is unique because we put our clients first. Even though we have a team of experienced trial lawyers with proven success records, we listen to our clients and determine the corporate needs and structure before we define our defense strategy. We believe in proficiency, results, and cost-effectiveness. We put the client first and we get the job done. www.thewillislawgroup.com