Legal Assistant

Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP West Alton, MO 2019-01-10

Litigation Secretary – Madison County

January 2019

Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP is a national law firm with 44 offices nationwide

We are currently seeking a strong litigation secretary to join our growing Madison County office, in Edwardsville, Illinois.

Eligible candidates must have the following qualifications:

Experience with both State and Federal courts, including knowledge of CM/ECF e-filing procedures

3-5 years of litigation experience, including trial

Proficiency in Word 2007 or above

Experience with calendaring/ scheduling for multiple attorneys

Organized, reliable, and attentive to detail

Initiative and willingness to be a team player are important assets for this busy desk

All desks are heavy litigation, with an attorney to secretary ratio of 3 to 1. Salary commensurate with experience.

Candidates should be comfortable working with a variety of computer software programs and be capable of quickly learning new ones as needed. Candidates must be able to work independently and have proven experience in supporting 3 attorneys efficiently.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Legal Assistant: 3 years (Preferred)

Location:

  • Edwardsville, IL 62025 (Preferred)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Other types of insurance
  • Employee discounts
  • Flexible schedules
  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules