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Legal Assistant job description

Job description

We are looking for a pro-active Legal Assistant. You will contribute greatly to legal services by managing cases and completing administrative procedures.

  • Draft client contracts and submit to staff for review.
  • File legal documents and correspondence daily.
  • Respond to email, walk-in, and phone inquiries from clients and witnesses.
  • Help attorneys prepare for meetings and trials.
  • Prepare case testimony, briefs, and interrogatories.
  • Research and verify documents and statistics as needed.
  • Proofread correspondence, marketing materials, and other written content.

Job benefits:

  • [X] salary
  • [X] vacation days
  • Sick, personal, and parental leave
  • Child and elder care
  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Professional development

Job requirements

  • A proven track record of working as a Legal Assistant or relevant roles.
  • Knowledge of legal databases, procedures, and protocols.
  • Excellent organizational and time managing skills.
  • Analytical and critical thinking.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in [X] language.
  • [X] degree in Law or equivalents.