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Part-Time Legal Staff Assistant

Wilson Elser Hartford, CT

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $18 to $21 Hourly
  • Part-Time
  • Benefits: vision, 401k, dental, life insurance, medical,
Job Description

Wilson Elser's Hartford office currently seeks a part-time Legal Staff Assistant to work approximately 21 hours per week.

The Firm
Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves our clients with more than 800 attorneys, across 40 offices in the United States and one in London. Founded in 1978, we rank among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and 53rd in The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms.

The Position

Qualifications
•Must have a Bachelor's degree
•Prior experience in a legal or office setting
•Must be driven, professional, take direction well, and be eager to learn
•Extremely detail-oriented and able to prioritize
•Strong interest in the legal field
•Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
•Experience with databases and data entry
•Ability to interact with all levels within the firm

Responsibilities
•Proofreading of documents
•Document management, including filing, indexing and drafting of simple correspondence.
•Maintenance of document logs, trial notebook indexes, and document organization
•Processing and following up on authorizations for the receipt of medical, employment, tax, FOIL and other records.
•Scheduling
•Processing business and vendor expenses
•Manage and update data using Excel spreadsheets
•Professional client interaction
•Additional administrative tasks as needed

Position Salary Range
•$18-$21/hour
•Starting pay based on experience and education

Why Should You Apply?
•Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
•Corporate Discount Plans

Interested?
Wilson Elser is a firm who focuses their commitment to both their clients and you! Please consider joining our team by applying online or sending your credentials to Careers@wilsonelser.com and putting "Hartford Legal Staff Assistant" in the subject line.

We believe in creating a work environment free of barriers and bias, where individual outlooks and talents are respected and valued. Our firm's policy is to ensure an equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by the law.

Company Description
Wilson Elser is a full-service law firm with nearly 800 attorneys, representing more than 50 service areas in 40 offices throughout the United States. Founded in 1978, Wilson Elser ranks among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and is listed in the Top 50 by The National Law Journal. With a full-service office in London and a network of affiliate firms in France, Germany and Mexico, Wilson Elser routinely provides legal advice and representation throughout the world.

While Wilson Elser's heritage and primary focus is insurance defense, it increasingly has expanded into the corporate and transactional realms in order to better serve its clients. Along these lines, the firm currently has a broad range of practice areas, members of which will often work on multidisciplinary and/or multijurisdictional teams in order to identify sound, comprehensive and innovative solutions to complex legal issues.

Wilson Elser

Why Work Here?
Excellent Benefits, Professional development programs including in-house CLE and National Attorney Training, Generous PTO plan

Wilson Elser is a full-service law firm with nearly 800 attorneys, representing more than 50 service areas in 40 offices throughout the United States. Founded in 1978, Wilson Elser ranks among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and is listed in the Top 50 by The National Law Journal. With a full-service office in London and a network of affiliate firms in France, Germany and Mexico, Wilson Elser routinely provides legal advice and representation throughout the world. While Wilson Elser's heritage and primary focus is insurance defense, it increasingly has expanded into the corporate and transactional realms in order to better serve its clients. Along these lines, the firm currently has a broad range of practice areas, members of which will often work on multidisciplinary and/or multijurisdictional teams in order to identify sound, comprehensive and innovative solutions to complex legal issues.

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