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Japanese Bilingual Legal Assistant
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  • Location: Washington D.C.
  • Employment Type: Fulltime
  • Position: Legal Assistant
  • Industry: Law Firm
  • Salary: $40k - $50k

Job Description

Japanese Law Firm is looking for a Japanese Bilingual Legal Assistant in Washington DC. This position is to ensure smooth running of the office and effective case management. You will provide a broad spectrum of legal services under the supervision of an attorney.

Position: Japanese Bilingual Legal Assistant

Industry: Law Firm

Location: Washington DC

Languages: Japanese and English

Pay: 40-50K (DOE)

Status: Full time + Competitive benefits package

Duties

  • Provide administrative support to lawyer and enhance office effectiveness.
  • Handle communication with clients, witnesses etc.
  • Administratively support and attend trials.
  • Prepare case briefs and summarize depositions, interrogatories and testimony.
  • Conduct investigations and statistical/documentary research.
  • Type up and file basic legal documents and correspondence.
  • Answer and direct phone calls.
  • Maintain contact lists.
  • Monitor deadlines and juggle calendars.

Qualifications

  • Working experience as legal assistant or legal secretary is a plus.
  • Satisfactory knowledge of day-to-day operations of a legal office.
  • Able to understand both Japanese and English at business level.
  • Excellent secretarial and organizational skills.
  • Ability to juggle multiple activities and work under pressure.