Legal Jobs
Legal jobs require different skills, experience, qualifications and interests. The following jobs fall under this category:

A lawyer is can work on different cases including civil and criminal lawsuits. One day a lawyer might be presenting the client in the courtroom and the next day he might be helping people finalize a divorce. The next day he could be advising people on legal issues or drawing up a will. The salaries of a lawyer can also vary according to the job and practice.

A lawyer has to advise their client about their legal situation. He is involved in an individual case or in cases involving companies. He might work on individual proceedings, small disputes behind closed doors, or on various court proceedings. However, a lawyer has to make sure that he represents the best interest of his clients. A lawyer cannot slack in the courtroom, and he has to go wherever he is needed.

If you wish to have a career in the law, but you do not want to take the center stage in the courtroom, you can consider a career as a legal secretary. Each barrister chamber, financial company and law firm need a legal secretary so that the office can run well. Working in this supporting role can be very demanding and it is a job that requires someone who is responsible. However, the job can be a great one and can involve interesting and challenging tasks. The main job of a legal secretary involves giving administrative and secretarial support to legal executives and lawyers.

If you wish, you can also work as a legal accountant, a legal cashier, or a bookkeeper. However, regardless of the names you will be given, you will be doing the same job. When you work as a legal accountant, you will be chosen just like a regular accountant and you will be trained like an accountant with legal knowledge. Your job will include billing the clients, paying the clients, banking, making account transfers, making bank reconciliations, making data entries, and filing the financial report for the management. You will also have to prepare the profit and loss reports for annual accounts.

Another type of legal job is an investigator. A claim investigator has the job of sorting out real claimants from fraudsters. The person will have to work with the insurance companies and will be the one to decide whether money is paid on claims or not. This person also has also to determine the liability level and can negotiate the price when the payout has been decided on.
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Confidential
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Location
New York City NY, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27,15
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Principal Law Clerk to a Judge of the Criminal Court of the City of New York, County of New York:  Must have experience as a Manhattan A.D.A. or Manhattan criminal defense counsel.     
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Company
MNF Global
Experience
Min 2 yrs required
Location
Washington DC, USA
Posted Date
Jan 19,15
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Capital Markets Associate - DC Am Law 100 firm seeks a highly credentialed Capital Markets Associate to join their Group in Washington, D.C. This firm presents an opportunity for a top mid-level associate attorney to reach the next level in global capital markets law. The law firms assists with some of the worlds largest and most complex equity and debt securities offerings. This international firm works with almost every type of capital markets offering including ...
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Company
MNF Global
Experience
3-5 yrs required
Location
Washington DC, USA
Posted Date
Jan 19,15
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M&A Corporate Associate - Washington DC Am Law 100 Law firm seeks a peer firm mid-level attorney associate to join their Mergers & Acquisitions/Corporate Group. The ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of top law firm private equity M&A experience. Firms works with a range of clients from emerging to Fortune 500 companies. Candidate will also likely perform a range of other corporate work including public M&A, corporate governance, joint ventures, compliance and genera...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Location
Dallas TX, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27, 15
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Consultant Transaction and Integration Services Candidate will analyze and understand complex tax issues through reading financial statements, regulatory filings, transactional documentation, client correspondence and tax returns, and assist in the evaluation of the income and indirect tax implications of proposed integrations, divestitures and related business transformational transactions.
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 7 yrs required
Location
New Haven CT, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27, 15
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Senior Tax Manager - NFP/Healthcare Duties: Specialization in the Not for Profit/Healthcare industry areas. Interact closely with clients to provide innovative individual tax planning, consulting and compliance services in a timely and effective manner. Supervise and help drive the success of multiple engagements in corporate and partnership taxation. Ensure complete client satisfaction through open communication, managing deadlines and proactively sharing tax saving str...
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In-House
Experience
Min 2 yrs required
Location
Bozeman MT, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27, 15
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Contracts Administrator II-Fin The candidate will quality contract assistance to structure and negotiate contracts in a timely manner for our "software as a service" subscription model. Will work collaboratively with multiple departments within the company including legal,sales, accounting, professional services, marketing, hosting and technical operations. Assist customers, both internal and external, with license contract interpretation, negotiations and administration o...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Location
McLean VA, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27, 15
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Consultant Transaction and Integration Services Candidate will analyze and understand complex tax issues through reading financial statements, regulatory filings, transactional documentation, client correspondence and tax returns, and assist in the evaluation of the income and indirect tax implications of proposed integrations, divestitures and related business transformational transactions.
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In-House
Experience
Location
Norwalk CT, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27, 15
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Regulatory Manager The candidate will provide to various business units advice regarding regulatory and compliance issues related to home service contracts and insurance policies. Provide counsel to business to support integrations, acquisitions and development of new products and marketing offers. Review and provide timely notice of upcoming and enacted legislation that could affect company’s practices in both service contract and insurance jurisdictions. Provide ongoin...
Company
In-House
Experience
3-5 yrs required
Location
Cincinnati OH, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27, 15
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Senior Attorney The candidate will be responsible for providing legal analysis, advice, and support to a variety of substantive areas including, the life insurance, annuity, retirement plan services, and disability income insurance areas, as well as agent contracting and licensing, advertising review, insurance department and customer complaint review and response and product development areas. Will be expected to develop expertise in these areas and be responsible for d...
Company
In-House
Experience
6-8 yrs required
Location
Burlington MA, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27, 15
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Senior IP Attorney Duties: Responsible for designated IP functions with a focus on portfolio development and patent prosecution; interacting with research personnel, engineers, and managers to create, protect, and manage intellectual property rights on a global basis, including filing and prosecuting US and foreign patent applications. Becoming the expert in the Legal Department for specific patent portfolios. Develop, recommend and implement plans to classify, evaluate ...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 2 yrs required
Location
Bozeman MT, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27, 15
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Contracts Administrator III-Fin The candidate will provide quality contract assistance to structure and negotiate contracts in a timely manner for "software as a service" subscription model. Will work collaboratively with multiple departments within the company including legal, sales, accounting, professional services, marketing, hosting and technical operations. Assist customers, both internal and external, with license contract interpretation, negotiations and administra...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 5 yrs required
Location
New York City NY, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27, 15
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Employer
Manager, Transaction and Integration Services Duties: Identify and understand complex tax issues through reading financial statements, regulatory filings, transactional documentation, client correspondence and tax returns, and to evaluate the income and indirect tax implications of proposed integrations, divestitures and related business transformational transactions. Supervise assignments by tax professionals at the senior consultant and consultant levels with company Tax...
Company
In-House
Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Location
Boston MA, USA
Posted Date
Jan 27, 15
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Employer
Consultant Transaction and Integration Services Candidate will analyze and understand complex tax issues through reading financial statements, regulatory filings, transactional documentation, client correspondence and tax returns, and assist in the evaluation of the income and indirect tax implications of proposed integrations, divestitures and related business transformational transactions.
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