Legal Assistant - posted 5/9/18

Legal Assistant - posted 5/9/18

Company Name: 
THE PINKERTON LAW FIRM, PLLC
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Location
HOUSTON
TX
Salary Range: 
Depending on Experience
Job Summary: 
Museum District Personal Injury/Family Law Firm has an immediate opening for a legal assistant position. The firm is a fast-paced personal injury/family law firm. Support for one personal injury attorney with some overflow from other attorneys. Law firm experience is required. Must be a self-starter and able to maintain the attorneys docket. Must be a team player. Hours: Monday -- Friday 8:30 -- 5:30 p.m. Please submit resume for review. Your resume should accurately represent your experience.
Requirements or Qualifications: 
Punctuality is a must; Bilingual not required but a plus (English - Spanish); Prior litigation experience is required Experience with Word, Excel, and Microsoft Outlook a must; You must be able to multi-task and handle a high volume case load; Typing skills must be adequate (at least 50 WPM); Ordering Medical Records daily and Summarizing Medical Records; Organize Files; Internet Research; Scheduling of Depositions, Hearings and Court Reporters; Proficiency in e-filing (State and Federal) Must be able to handle multiple deadlines, prioritizing your task; Must maintain incoming & outgoing correspondence; and Assist attorney with Discovery Requests and Responses; Must possess impeccable organizational skills. Must maintain a presentable work area. Work attire is business casual. Client interaction via the phone is required and applicants must display professionalism.
Application Process: 
To be considered for the position, please submit your resume to jpina@chadpinkerton.com.
Selection Criteria: 
Application Due Date: 
May 15 2018
Additional Information: 
Bilingual is a plus, not required (MONTROSE - MUSEUM DISTRICT)