Legal Assistant

Web ID: W6943

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Compensation: $18.00 to $22.00 per hour

Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent

Benefits: Dental insurance, Employee assistance program, Health insurance, Paid time off, Retirement plan, Tuition reimbursement

Summary:

Busy law firm specializing in criminal defense is currently seeking a Legal Assistant.

Job Description:
  • Greet all clients and take accurate messages
  • Receive deliveries by courier or messenger
  • Received and send faxes, make copies
  • Prepare and draft legal documents for filing with appropriate entities and necessary correspondence
  • Ensure the accuracy of all documents prepared
  • Perform basic research, filing, mailings, organize files and pleading panels, calendaring telephone communication
  • Conduct legal research for particular issues as assigned by attorneys using periodicals, law library, public records and offices
  • Take messages when individuals are not available
  • Return all client phone calls, same day

Job Requirements:
  • Microsoft Office: 1 year
  • Paralegal: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Able to type 65+ wpm.


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