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Legal Assistant

Company: KMSG
Location: Oakland
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood, a Professional Law Corporation, has represented thousands of people suffering from the effects of asbestos related illnesses, particularly mesothelioma, since 1974. We are nationally recognized pioneers in asbestos litigation and currently interviewing Legal Assistants to join our Oakland, California based team.The Legal Assistants provides a broad range of administrative support to a litigation team by assisting in the preparation of materials related to case litigation. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: --- Assists Paralegals and other team members--- Filing of case documents--- Process service of documents, including electronic service--- Preparation of documents for court filings--- Completing court runs--- Creation of deposition and trial binders--- Reviewing and summarizing documents--- Summarizing depositions--- Communicating with clients, as needed--- Other duties as assigned. SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS: --- Excellent written and verbal communication skills--- Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion with minimal instructions and supervision--- Ability to meet deadlines in a pressured environment--- Computer literacy of software programs including Outlook, Word, Summation, Excel and others required--- Excellent word processing skills--- Excellent online and other computer-related research skills TRAINING & EXPERIENCE: --- Prior experience working in a legal environment or as a legal assistant preferred--- Bachelor's or advanced degree; or --- High school diploma or GED, minimum of 3 years of law related experience How to Apply: Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to the attention of the Human Resources Manager at careers (at) Priority Consideration for applications received by December 20, 2022.Only interviewed candidates will be contacted directly. We reserve the right to modify this posting as needed. Benefits: Our firm employees enjoy a competitive and generous benefits package, which includes life, health, dental and vision insurance, a generous retirement savings plan, disability and long term care coverage, flexible spending accounts and parking/commuter benefits._ Equal Employment opportunities: __Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation_.Job Type: Full-timePay: $24.00 - $28.00 per hourBenefits: 401(k) Dental insurance Employee assistance program Employee discount Flexible spending account Health insurance Life insurance Paid time off Parental leave Retirement plan Tuition reimbursement Vision insuranceSchedule: Monday to FridaySupplemental pay types: Bonus payCOVID-19 considerations:All employees are currently required to wear masks indoors when in common areas.Ability to commute/relocate: Oakland, CA 94607: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)Education: Associate (Preferred)Work Location: One location

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