About this Job:
MoloLamken, a law firm that focuses exclusively on representing clients in complex litigation, is seeking a legal assistant for its Chicago office:
This is a great opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the field of complex litigation. MoloLamken LLP is a dynamic firm handling civil as well as criminal and regulatory matters across the country. Legal Assistants work closely with attorneys on projects involving all aspects of litigation and benefit from substantive exposure to our main practice areas, including business litigation, intellectual property litigation, and regulatory and white collar defense, including corporate investigations.
Legal Assistants have high levels of responsibility in the following areas: legal and factual research; preparation of memoranda, correspondence, court filings and other legal documents; support at court appearances; business development and marketing initiatives; and participation in client meetings.
Applicants are expected to remain in the position for approximately two years.
Applicants should have a four-year college degree and a strong academic background. Excellent verbal and written communication and teamwork skills are required. An ideal candidate also possesses a keen attention to detail; a high level of personal initiative; the ability to multi-task; resourcefulness; and strong research, analysis, and computer skills.