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Legal Assistant

Description & Requirements

Position Specialty: Administrative Services
Position Location: New York, New York

Position Description:

A terrific law firm seeks a Practice Assistant to support attorneys in the New York office with a variety of administrative and paralegal duties. This position is a great opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a fast-paced legal setting. This role will involve maintaining and creating case files, contributing to document production and trial preparation, managing calendars, and coordinating billing matters with the Billing Department. The role requires using databases such as WestLaw and Lexis, and handling telephone correspondence on behalf of attorneys.

Required Skills:

The firm requests a candidate with a bachelor’s degree and at least one year of experience in a law firm. Applicants must be proficient in Microsoft Office and have proficiency using various research databases. Additionally, interested applicants must demonstrate an ability to multitask efficiently and communicate effectively with legal personnel. Candidates also will need to anticipate the needs of attorneys and be willing work overtime if necessary.

Annual Salary (US$): 65K-70K /annual
Required Education: Bachelors

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