Legal Assistant

Houston, TX 77007

Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Function: Legal Job ID:: 131594 Pay Range: $55,000-60,000 / year

Job Description


Hiring for a Legal Assistant for a full-service law firm located in the Heights. 

The individual in this role primarily supports attorneys and paralegals in a busy defense litigation practice with an emphasis on medical negligence and administrative matters. 


· Ability to work in a team-oriented environment

· Ability to handle case management and discuss case details with attorneys and staff

· Possess excellent communication and time management skills

· Attention to detail and ability to work autonomously on routine tasks

· Maintain and organize files including electronic files and archiving related documents in ongoing and completed cases

· All Calendaring and E-filing for assigned team or docket, including DCOs, Scheduling Orders, Depositions, Hearings, Client Meetings and any other deadlines or events (including reminders) and appearances not specifically stated

· Ability to coordinate depositions, hearings, meetings or other events with clients, witnesses, court staff, opposing parties, vendors and team members

· Assist attorneys with preparation for depositions, hearings, and trial

· Ability to draft, proofread and/or edit legal documents to include pleadings, discovery, correspondence


Meet The Recruiter

Ashley Craddick
Sr. Direct-Hire Recruiter

As a Senior Direct Hire Recruiter at Burnett Specialists, my focus is on finding top talent for administrative, clerical, HR, marketing, and legal positions.

I take pride in connecting exceptional candidates with great career opportunities. Whether you are seeking a new career challenge or have staffing needs within your organization, feel free to reach out to me. I am dedicated to providing exceptional recruiting services and look forward to hearing from you.

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