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Litigation Assistants provide clerical support to litigation attorneys and may also be involved in some legal tasks. Examples of Litigation Assistant duties are conducting research, preparing legal documents, collecting legal fees, collaborating with court administrators, and taking phone calls from customers. Those interested in a Litigation Assistant position should be able to demonstrate the following skills in their resumes: legal knowledge, organization, good communication and interpersonal skills, attention to details, research abilities, computer competences, and telephone etiquette. Training in paralegal studies is mentioned on successful example resumes.

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Litigation Assistant

  • Assist in all aspects of toxic tort litigation support including litigation research, factual investigation, medical records review, document management, and trial preparation.
  • Manage, review, and formulate schedules of senior attorneys; input deadlines into litigation docket database.
  • Process and update new client information, cases, and matters from docket sheets and docketing information from incoming correspondence.
  • Coordinate with litigation counsels in order to schedule deposition dates of numerous clients/witnesses.
  • Create and manage spreadsheets of upcoming trial cases and client identifications.
  • Collaborate with litigation counsels to resolve discovery orders discrepancies when discovered.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
MA
Criminal Justice
2

Litigation Assistant

  • Litigation Assistant for six attorneys on the "Appeals & Complex Motions Team."
  • File & E-file in SCOTUS, CA Supreme Ct, 9th Circuit Ct of Appeals, etc.
  • File & E-file via PACER cm/ecf, TrueFiling, OneLegal, CaseAnywhere, etc.
  • Prepare Appendices & Excerpts of Record for Briefs & Writs.
  • Research case law via Westlaw, LexisNexis; prep attorneys for oral argument.
  • Draft legal documents.
  • Main point of contact for deputy clerks, court reporters & clients.
Candidate Info
33
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Liberal Arts And Theater
3

Litigation Assistant

  • Prepare complaints for litigation
  • Create and organize general, document and litigation files
  • Draft and file court documents
  • Interact with clients, schedule meetings, teleconferences
  • Record real estate documents
  • Assist attorneys preparing for trial, hearings, depositions, mediations
  • Assist attorneys with preparing and sending correspondence
  • Assemble and organize foreclosure packages
  • Draft, assemble and organize discovery
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BA
Criminal Justice

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