Litigation Legal Assistant (legalassist) Southfield, Michigan

We are currently searching for legal assistant with 5-10 years of litigation defense experience, with all or some of the experience in medical malpractice. Experience should include the ability to handle cases from pre-suit through trial, as well as experience with court procedures and e-filing in multiple counties.

Qualified candidates should be organized, proficient in MS Office products, and possess excellent grammar and communications skills. Other skills include being a self-starter and independent worker, and the ability to maneuver the ins and out of the court administrative agencies and opposing counsel. Duties include support of multiple attorneys, assisting in preparation and filing of legal documents and correspondence, calendaring, timekeeping, and professional interface with clients, counsel and courts. Medical-malpractice defense experience preferred.

Our work environment is collegial and collaborative; our compensation and employee benefits are very competitive.  We foster and reward team member accomplishments.

To learn more about opportunities, please send your resume, via email, to or call/text 605-403-5153. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

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