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Litigation Legal Assistant

Chicago, IL

Company Description

Boutique litigation law firm in the heart of the Chicago Loop

Job Description

Full-time

Direct Hire

Benefits included

44,000-50,000 

Boutique litigation law firm has an immediate opening for a Litigation Legal Assistant. This position is a hybrid legal secretary/paralegal role. Candidate should have at least 3 years experience with foreclosure and/or bankruptcy. Paralegal certificate strongly  preferred. Candidate must be self-motivated and a strong problem solver. The duties will include drafting complainants,  motions, defaults, and summons.  A lot of the day will be spent preparing court filing at the federal, state, district, and bankruptcy level. Candidates should also have knowledge of foreclosure and bankruptcy. 

Qualifications

Paralegal certificate preferred

Knowledge of federal, state, and district courts

Preferred qualifications: BestCase, Westlaw, Case Notebook