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The legal assistant or paralegal works in different positions but they have to work towards supporting the lawyers by drafting the document, conducting the legal research, organizing the files and by maintaining the files. The legal assistant and paralegals can work in different organizations. However, most of the legal assistant work in the corporate legal department, law firms with government agency. They can also work overtime, full time and they have to meet important deadlines.

If you want to become a legal assistant or a paralegal, you will need to have a certificate in the paralegal assistant in order to qualify as the Legal Assistant Jobs. In certain cases, the employer can hire the college graduates who have the bachelor degree but who do not have the legal experience or the education in the paralegal job. The employment for the legal and paralegal assistant is expected to continue to grow faster than it was before. The occupation is attracting other applicants but the competition is also strong. The trained and experienced paralegal has the best prospects.

The legal assistant can make the choice in the variety of the certifications or programs. The students can choose the traditional on campus degree or they can even join the online programs. After the training, the legal assistant may work in different places that include the administrative and managerial roles in many organizations. The paralegals, who work with the law firms, may need to schedule the meeting to talk with the clients in order to discuss the details about a certain case in assisting the attorneys in their functions. The attorney may also require their assistance to attend the court with them and to take the note while reviewing their evidence.

As the law field is becoming too complex, the legal assistant are also specializing in some areas like in the healthcare or medical law. Another aspect that it is gaining more importance is immigration law, and the legal assistant may need to get involved into the legal procedure of the people who need to apply for the citizenship. Other specialization may include family law, social services, real estate, estate planning, litigation, civil and criminal law. The legal assistant may also choose to work in other area that includes the local government bodies, private business, federal business, software companies or insurance.

In summary, the legal assistants have different responsibility the common documents that they have to undertake include the estate statements, appeals, pleading, wills, briefs and contracts. The assistant will be required to assist the lawyer in the research and in the administrative tasks such as keeping legal documentation updated.
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Nov 14,14 USA - TX Austin

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Nov 25,14 USA - NY New York City

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Nov 10,14 USA - NJ Florham Park

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an opening for an assistant Comptroller. Responsibities for this position... include: Post cash to customer accounts; coordinate customer collections; supply copies of invoices to customers; applying credit memos; maintaining collections database and...

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Nov 05, 14 USA - IL Lake Zurich

Reports directly to the assistant manager and is responsible... for providing the assistant manager with daily and... monthly reports. Aid the assistant manager in special projects... and is directly responsible for the training of employees within his/her defined area. Work...
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Nov 27, 14 USA - NY Rochester

In-House, Min 5 yrs required
Executive assistant Duties: Provide high-level... information. The Executive Administrative assistant may also provide support... to other Senior Executives or departments as directed. Prepares reports, memos, letters, and other documents, using word processing, spreadsheet, database, or presentation software. Work directly...
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Nov 27, 14 USA - TX Coppell

In-House, Min 4 yrs required
Reports directly to the assistant General Counsel, Litigation, and... and assessment of new legal matters and complaints and... Creating monthly reports for assistant General Counsel and/or Sr.... Counsel and any special research projects assigned by them. Ensuring that all incoming...
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Nov 19, 14 USA - TX Austin

In-House, Min 5 yrs required
legal assistant Duties: Support... other members of the legal Group. Act as Administrative assistant to in-house attorneys. Draft... arrangements. Maintain calendars & send meeting requests for Attorneys and Paralegals. Provide back-up to the other legal Assistants in their absence.......
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Nov 19, 14 USA - TX Austin

In-House, Min 5 yrs required
legal Administrative assistant I ... serves as an administrative assistant Word processing of long... of paper documents in legal files, ordering supplies, maintaining... program as requested. Performing legal research including on the... Internet, Westlaw or Lexis-Nexis; drafting simple pleadings/discovery requests...
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Nov 19, 14 USA - CA El Segundo

In-House, Min 2 yrs required
Work with department administrative assistant to obtain appropriate signatures... as appropriate, with administrative assistant Draft/amend documents and remittal... letters as appropriate for service only agreements. Draft formal termination letters based on provisions of selling agreement for agreements that require termination....
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Nov 18, 14 USA - GA Atlanta

In-House, Min 5 yrs required
Senior legal assistant Commercial Real Estate... progress and handle limited legal fee negotiations; prepare new... assignments (both factual and legal), some involving interfacing with... Review and summarize various legal documents. Work closely with... training responsibility for Administrative assistant Track and report on......
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Nov 12, 14 USA - NC Charlotte

In-House, Min 1 yrs required
Performs specifically delegated substantive legal work, which requires a... sufficient knowledge of legal concepts that, absent such... form contracts and other legal documents, to include processing... interfacing with outside counsel assistant Vice President (AVP) Grants... and the G&C team assistant Vice President Research Regulatory......
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Nov 11, 14 USA - CA Los Angeles

In-House, Min 2 yrs required
Senior Paralegal legal assistant II Candidate will work... direction of the assigned assistant United States Attorney(s). Performs... moderately complex legal research. Synopsizes transcripts of... preliminary drafts of simple legal memoranda and correspondence. Work... products are reviewed prior to submission; however, often...
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Nov 11, 14 USA - MI Flint

In-House, Min 5 yrs required
Executive assistant Duties: Serves as the... Corporate Executive assistant to the company's Senior... Vice President Administration and Vice President Human Resources, providing high level administrative support to both offices and to the corporate executive team. Providing professional administrative support, performs...
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