Personal Injury Litigation Secretary
West Los Angeles, CA
Law firm seeks a Personal Injury Litigation (plaintiff) Secretary with 3 years of experience to assist a sole practitioner. Responsibilities include client intake process; preparing pleadings and discovery; monitoring and managing case files; arranging for arbitration and mediation hearings; and calendaring attorney appearances and appointments. The PI Legal Secretary will also assist with trial preparation of multiple Superior Court matters, including preparing clients for deposition, drafting complex demand letters, and regularly communication with clients, insurance companies, and medical providers. The assigned attorney prepares cases from inception to trial, but does not try cases. Other duties include overflow reception functions, attorney time entry, and preparing monthly pre-bills for partner review. Candidate must have good computer and software skills, including Word, Outlook, WordPerfect, and Legal Solutions. The hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Kent Daniels and Associates is a legal staffing service specializing in the placement of temporary, temp-to-hire and full-time regular employees in law firms and corporate legal departments in Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, and nationwide. We staff all positions in law firms and all three shifts - day, swing and graveyard. Kent Daniels was established in 1986, giving us 33 years of experience finding candidates legal jobs in law firms in the LA area.
Applicants will be considered in a manner consistent with federal, state, and local requirements as applicable.