Legal Assistant – 835582



Job #: 835582
Salary: $20-24/hr
Industry: Legal
Type:Direct Hire
Location: Madison, WI
Category: Administrative Positions
Legal Positions
Professional/Technical Positions



Description / Qualifications

Our Madison-area law firm client is looking for a self-motivated, adaptable, team-oriented legal assistant to join their team. This legal assistant will provide support to 3 of their attorneys, specializing in complex civil litigation, criminal defense, and business law.

Responsibilities:

– Generate accurate legal and office correspondence

– Use common business office software, including Microsoft Word, Word Perfect, Excel, Outlook, and Tussman

– Answer phones and direct calls

– Maintain and manage case files

– Perform general offices duties

Qualifications:

– 5+ years of legal assistant experience (experience with complex civil litigation, criminal defense, business law preferred)

– Experience in performing general clerical duties (e.g. managing files, drafting correspondence, creating red line documents and proof readings)

– High level of professionalism and confidentiality

– Proficiency with MS Word, Word Perfect Excel, Outlook, Wisconsin Circuit Court E-filing System

Compensation based on experience. Competitive benefits package included.