Legal Assistant - Part Time (Davenport, IA)

Legal Assistant - Part Time (Davenport, IA)

02 Apr 2019

Legal Assistant - Part Time (Davenport, IA)

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We are currently looking to hire a part time Legal Assistant for processing of collection files in Iowa and Illinois. The successful candidate will be a team-player, have a high level of attention to detail, strong oral and written communication skills, strong computer skills (Microsoft Word & Outlook) and the ability to multi-task.

As a Collection Legal Assistant at our Law Firm, you will be responsible for performing a variety of legal support tasks including but not limited to:

Drafting and preparation of legal documents such as Complaints, Motions for Summary Judgment, Post Judgment and Bankruptcy filings

Assisting Attorneys in litigation, including counterclaims, court documents, scheduling of court hearings and hearing preparations

Arranging service of process, publication and other necessary services with outside vendors

E-filing documents with the Court (EDMS, Odyssey, and PACER)

Handle client inquiries and updates pertaining to individual files

Maintain organized files, hearing notices, agendas, calendaring, emails, etc. for the departmental attorney

Process both pre and post judgment collection including Sheriff Sales and Garnishments

Follow up with courts and other legal departments regarding filed documents and hearings

Other duties as required by the attorneys and department

Minimum requirements include:

Competency in Microsoft applications including Word and Outlook

Organizational, verbal, and written communication skills a must

Typing and keyboarding experience

Strong attention to detail, the ability to work independently, and multi-task

Knowledge of collection procedures

3+ years experience in attorney support and/or collection field

Please send resume and salary requirements for consideration.

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