Legal Secretary (Insurance Defense) (Charlotte)
CHARLOTTE LEGAL SECRETARY JOB DESCRIPTION
Seeking an Insurance Defense Legal Secretary with 5+ years of experience for our Charlotte office – First Party Property background preferred. Exceptional verbal and written communication skills are a must. Must be proficient in Word and Outlook.
- Set hearings, depositions, mediations, and meetings for attorney
- Calendar deadlines for discovery, trial, etc.
- Scan and save all documents and mail into AIM [the Firm’s electronic case management system]
- Prepare documents for filing with state and federal courts (motions, answers, responses, removals from state to federal court, etc.)
- Prepare documents such as hearing notices, mediation notices, deposition notices, notices of filing, etc.)
- Process all invoices for subpoenas, document requests, deposition transcripts, etc.
- Save all email correspondence between attorney, paralegal and opposing counsel
- Transcribe dictation for attorneys
- Update/Keep track of case list, trial list and closing of files
- Open new files – run conflict checks, request parties to be added to AIM, and set up new files
- Communicate with clients, opposing counsel and vendors
- Handle travel arrangements for attorneys
- Set up conference room(s) for client meetings and depositions
A great working environment with a comprehensive benefits package. Salary commensurate with Legal Secretary experience and all candidates must have a stable work history and verifiable references.