Full Time Legal Assistant
Vargas Gonzalez Baldwin Delombard, LLP Coral Gables, FL
- Posted: over a month ago
- $40,000 Yearly
- Benefits: medical, vision, 401k, dental, life insurance,
We are seeking a full time legal assistant to become a part of our team! You will provide overall support to attorneys' business needs.
Summary Manages cases by preparing case summaries, brochures for mediation conferences, exhibits and related correspondence.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
· Organizes cases by establishing and organizing files; establishing calendars; expediting requirements and deadlines; documenting actions.
· Develops cases by researching pertinent law; scheduling depositions; preparing and forwarding summonses and subpoenas; drafting complaints and discovery; preparing and filing discovery requests; preparing responses to opposing counsel; generating status reports.
· Schedules mediation conferences and hearings; drafting pleadings; monitoring and obtaining discovery responses; initiating and maintaining contact with adjusters and opposing counsel; reviewing case with investigator
· Contributes information to the team case review
· Helps clients by initiating and maintaining contact; preparing clients to answer discovery; keeping clients informed of case status.
· Supports trial proceedings by organizing evidence and exhibits; taking notes; scheduling witnesses; ensuring that witnesses arrive as scheduled.
- Accomplishes law firm mission by completing related results as needed
- Previous experience as a paralegal or other legal field
- Familiarity with legal research
- Ability to prioritize and multitask
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Deadline and detail-oriented
- Bilingual (Spanish and English)
For more information, visit www.VargasGonzalez.com
Vargas Gonzalez Baldwin Delombard, LLPWhy Work Here?
Diverse law firm where employees gain valuable experience, earn a fair salary with generous benefits, and have opportunities for growth.
Vargas Gonzalez Baldwin Delombard, LLP, is a Florida law firm which focuses on the litigation of insurance and personal injury claims--we represent policyholders against their insurance companies and the seriously injured against their tortfeasors. For more information, visit www.VargasGonzalez.com
815 Ponce De Leon BlvdCoral Gables, FL