Current Opportunities


Legal Staff Assistant

4/1/19 | Houston, TX

Wilson Elser's Houston, TX office currently seeks a Legal Staff Assistant.

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 37 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


  • Must have a bachelor's degree
  • 1+ years of work experience in a professional office setting preferred
  • Legal internship experience is a plus
  • Must be able to think analytically, take direction well, and work independently
  • Extremely detail-oriented and able to prioritize a heavy workload
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Experience with databases and data entry
  • Must be well organized, a self-starter with good communications skills


  • Preparing motions 
  • Creation of legal documents
  • Calendaring in eDockets
  • Coordinate meetings and travel
  • Create check requests
  • Send monthly invoices
  • Run expense reports using Chrome River
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Provide backup phone coverage as needed

Why Should You Apply?

  • Excellent Benefits 
  • Generous PTO plan 
  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities 
  • Corporate Discount Plans

Wilson Elser is a firm who focuses our commitment to both our clients and you! Please consider joining our team by applying online. 

We are committed to cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity as a fundamental value. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities and Women are encouraged to apply.


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