This is a Legal Assistant job description template. Made for posting on job boards and careers sites. Feel free to edit and customize it.
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.
- [X] salary
- [X] vacation days
- Sick, personal, and parental leave
- Child and elder care
- Health insurance
- Retirement plans
- Professional development
- 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.