Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm serving clients across the Americas, is seeking an experienced Legal Administrative Assistant for its Tampa office. Working with the firm’s Healthcare Group, the successful candidate should be highly motivated, possess the ability to work with minimum supervision and able to efficiently juggle work assignments. The position requires a minimum of ten (10) years litigation experience. Some experience in Healthcare is a plus.
The successful candidate should possess excellent proofreading skills, keen attention to details, effective verbal and written communication skills, and possess a high level of work ethic. The incumbent will be responsible for providing administrative support to attorneys including but not limited to heavy calendaring/scheduling of appointments, and preparation of correspondence and other legal documents. Additional responsibilities include: maintaining a heavy caseload, file maintenance, and other administrative duties as assigned. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, Word and Outlook. The successful candidate must have knowledge of the Florida Rules of Civil Procedure and electronic filing in state and federal courts.
We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package. Please submit your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements. EOE