Website Thrivas Staffing Agency
Prominent law firm is currently hiring a Legal Assistant for a full time and permanent opportunity. The office hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. The office is closed for all major holidays and most banking holidays. The law firm provides benefits that include medical, dental, paid time off, paid holidays, and long term life & disability coverage. Starting pay is up to $48,000 depending on experience, with regular opportunities for pay increases based on performance.
The ideal applicant will have recently worked as a Legal Assistant or legal Secretary and be comfortable supporting a Partner. The attorney is focused on Labor & Employment. Applicants should be familiar with this practice area and have experience supporting an attorney and paralegal.
The Legal Assistant schedules all hearings, mediations, and depos. Assist with filing and basic calendaring. You will type correspondence, perform dictation (experience with dictation is not required). Provide relief to Front Desk Receptionist for breaks. This position also preforms basic data entry and customer service. You must be friendly, outgoing and organized and be a true team player. This position works very closely as a group.
2+ years as a Legal Assistant
High School Diploma (4 year degree is preferred)
Type 45 wpm+
Reliable & trustworthy
Longevity with past employers