#1796 Debt Collection Litigation Legal Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Tampa

Experienced Litigation Legal Assistant needed for central Tampa law firm with a focus in debt collections (retail and commercial ); judgment enforcement; judgment localization;  homeowners’ association collections; residential and commercial mortgage foreclosures;  lease collections; secured transactions; lien enforcement; construction lien enforcement among other areas.  Consumer debt collection experience is helpful but not required.  Litigation experience is required.  COVID-19 VACCINATION REQUIRED.

Required Skills:

  • Must have previous law firm experience, specifically litigation.
  • Must be able to type quickly and accurately.
  • Must have experience with e-filing, managing the calendar for two attorneys, calendaring, scheduling hearings with Judicial Assistants using JAWS/JACS portal, and preparing pleadings and correspondence.
  • Must communicate clearly, accurately and tactfully with clients, court personnel, debtors and legal team at all times.
  • Must be able to work independently and as a team member in a fast-paced deadline driven environment.
  • Must have strong knowledge of legal terminology, court rules/procedures and E-filing procedures.
  • Should be knowledgeable of the FDCPA (Fair Debt Collection Practices Act of the Federal Trade Commission)

Firm uses Microsoft Office (Word/Outlook/Excel/PowerPoint), PC Law, Constant Contact and various media and marketing tools. Firm provides an excellent benefits package, including health, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), PTO, paid holidays and free parking.  Employees enjoy a 40-hour work week with one hour for lunch.  Overtime is rare, allowing employees to have a balanced work/home life.  Firm also awards discretionary bonuses and provides employees with annual reviews at the end of each year!

To apply for this job please visit www.infinitytalentfl.com.