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Legal Secretary

5/8/19 | Atlanta, GA

Wilson Elser’s Atlanta office currently seeks a Legal Secretary.

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

Qualifications

  • Must have 5+ years Litigation experience 
  • Prior experience with litigation procedures and processes, e-filing, and creating table of authorities a plus 
  • Familiarity with State and Federal court procedures and rules 
  • Must be a team player
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to integrate into a fast-paced environment 
  • Must know Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Outlook, Excel) 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 

Responsibilities

  • Prepare legal filings: format documents, pull exhibits, proofread and redact documents 
  • Prepare court forms such as summons and subpoenas 
  • E-file court filings 
  • Open new matters 
  • Document management and organization, saving to network, indexing for file room 
  • Become familiar with court rules and filing procedures 
  • Retrieve court decisions from Westlaw 
  • Prepare cover letters for attorney bills 
  • Input billing information into billing software 
  • Schedule conferences and depositions, maintain attorney calendars 
  • Manage bills for third party vendors, process check requests and follow up with accounting

Why Should You Apply?

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

Interested?
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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