Legal Assistant

Location: Topeka, Kansas
Date Posted: 02-19-2018
Company: Cavanaugh, Biggs & Lemon P.A. Attorneys at Law
Job Title: Legal Assistant

Cavanaugh, Biggs & Lemon, P.A. has an opening for a Legal Assistant. This full-time position is responsible for assisting the assigned attorney(s) as well as acting as a backup to other legal assistants. This position is exposed to a variety of confidential legal matters daily. Duties for this position include, but are not limited to, the following: transcribe legal dictation, type up correspondences and legal documents, provide case management assistance and tracking of litigation, prepare and file legal documents with Courts and other agencies, and schedule appointments and maintain attorney(s) calendars.

Education and Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of legal terminology, case citation, legal forms and documents, legal practices and procedures, litigation, and legal calendaring required.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and use discretion and tact.
  • Ability to work both independently and in team settings.
  • Ability to work with a variety of individuals both in and outside of the office.
  • Strong computer skills in Word, Excel, Outlook and type a net of 60 words per minute.
  • Experience with Civil Litigation, Workers Compensation and Business Transactions desired.
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