Job Details

Legal Assistant

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff


Dover, NH

Date Last Verified

Mar 07,2018

Posted on

Feb 16,2018
Practice Area
Criminal Law >> Criminal Law
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Legal Assistant The candidate will work 25-hour a week, with a flexible schedule, and will be assisting in the areas of family law, criminal law and other general litigation matters. Responsibilities include open files, close Files and perform conflict checks. Accurate filing and copying. Scheduling appointments. Preparation of general correspondence. Excellent communication skills via email, phone, and in person with clients, court staff and opposing counsel. Highly organized with an ability to prepare case files for attorneys to use at court hearings. Detail oriented with experience creating and maintaining a calendar of court hearings and filing deadlines. Strong computer skills, Microsoft Office, Outlook, Excel, as well as the ability to learn the firm’s software programs. Excellent secretarial skills, the ability to multi-task and work independently and under pressure, communicate clearly, as well as being organized and able to prioritize is required. Attention to detail and proofreading skills are a must have. Must have experience in an office setting. Experience in marital and criminal law is helpful.

Additional info

Please email the resume, cover letter (including salary requirements) and references.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Shaheen & Gordon, P.A.
140 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
P.O. Box 977
Dover, NH 03821


"Reputable and Experienced"

Current Employee - Reviewed on September 25, 2017

Grow and expand your firm. Provide more flexibility.

Pros : The firm has a great reputation for success. The staff are excellent and the work is interesting. This is a good opportunity for newcomers.
Cons : They have limited areas of legal practice. Work could be tedious at times. There wasn't always a good work and life balance.
Current or former employee? : Current Employee

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