The DC office of a national law firm has an opening for an experienced legal secretary. This person will support 3-4 senior attorneys in multiple practice areas providing administrative support to include drafting and editing legal documents, maintaining attorney calendars, scheduling travel, recording attoney time, and managing expenses. This position is temporary with an opportunity for temp-to-hire.
We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
* 2 + years of law firm experience
• Strong administrative skills including ability to type 60 words per minute
• Microsoft Office Software proficiency
• Strong proofreading and editing skills
• Bachelors degree Preferred
Conduct Legal Research
Handle Information Request
Review Legal Document
Draft Legal Correspondence