#1619 Insurance Defense Legal Assistant (Downtown St. Pete)

Mid-sized established law firm is seeking an experienced Litigation Legal Assistant to support a busy, fast-paced insurance defense practice including premises liability, property defense and medical malpractice. The ideal candidate must have 3+ years of experience in insurance defense and understand the full cycle of litigation.  Must be reliable, professional and work well individually as well as with a team.

Strong litigation skills are required as is the ability to work with little supervision.  Must be experienced in drafting pleadings, maintaining files, able to perform heavy scheduling of meetings, hearings, depositions and trials, calendar deadlines and tasks, handle incoming mail, scanning and distributing documents to the appropriate attorneys and save in document management system using firm’s file naming protocols, and docket control.

This is a temp-to-hire position.  Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Worldox, TABS and Practice Master.  Firm provides an excellent benefits package upon permanent hire including health insurance, parking, generous PTO, and retirement plan.  Salary DOE but generally $18 to $21 per hour.

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