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Legal Assistant

Location : New York, NY
Job Type : Subcontractors
Reference Code : Re-Bid OAG_2023_150JV
Start Date : 05/01/2024
End Date : 02/28/2027
Hours : Full Time
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :

Title: Legal Assistant
Position Type: Temp
Agency: New York state agency focused on legal matters.
Location: New York, NY
Hours: TBD



Job Description
Our client, a “NYS agency focused on legal matters”, is looking for a Legal Assistant.


 


Responsibilities


Duties consist of conducting legal research using electronic databases (Westlaw, Lexis), as well as, traditional methods; conduct verdict searches; review discovery responses, prepare and assemble document production, including redacting documents, as necessary; draft correspondence; draft and assemble briefs and motions, including tables, affidavits, exhibits and other documents; assist AAG with trial preparation including digesting deposition transcripts, organizing and uploading trial motions and exhibits; maintain and develop spreadsheet to track cases and discovery production; prepare and electronically file documents to NYSCEF; learn and use intra-office electronic filing system; copy and scan documents as necessary; perform other duties as assigned. 


 


The candidate must have the ability to multi-task, organize and prioritize work, set priorities and independently manage deadlines. 


 





Required Qualifications :

Required Qualifications


•  High School Diploma


•  Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (pdf creation tools, outlook, word, excel, share-point) is a plus. 


Penda Aiken, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


 


SUBS SUBMIT BY 04-02-2024


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