Akerman LLP, a leading U.S. law firm, is seeking a Legal Administrative Assistant for its New York office. Working with the firm's Consumer Financial Services Practice Group, the successful candidate should be highly motivated with a minimum of 7-10 years commercial litigation experience, advanced skill level in Microsoft Word and must be able to communicate with attorneys and co-workers effectively and efficiently. Candidates must be familiar with electronic filing in state and federal courts. Typing, strong calendaring, organizational and analytical skills are essential along with the ability to work independently and multi-task in a fast-paced environment. Other job duties may include: heavy caseload file maintenance and other various duties as assigned. We offer an excellent benefits and compensation package! Please submit your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements.