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Family Law Legal Assistant

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Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Jul 09,2018

Posted on

Apr 06,2018

Salary

USD 37000 Annually

Years of Experience

3-5 yrs required

Location

Boca Raton, FL
Practice Area
Family Law >> Family Law
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Family Law Legal Assistant Duties: Welcomes guests and clients by greeting them in person or on the telephone; answering or directing inquiries. Obtains case information from potential new clients and performs a conflict check. Manages attorney’s calendar including client meetings, hearings, professional meetings, trials, conferences, networking events. Formats and files pleadings. Calendars and manages deadlines. Drafts basic motions, letters and documents. Proof reads all documents. Schedules hearings, depositions, attorney meetings. Maintains files. Assists attorney preparing for hearings and trials. Keeps clients informed by maintaining contact; communicating case progress.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: High school or equivalent. 3-5 years' Family law experience. Very organized and extremely professional and personable candidate who is able to work in a fast-paced environment. Strong legal secretarial background is required (minimum typing speed of 60 wpm), with experience in family law highly preferred. Extensive experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, E-filing and time entry is required. Experience with TimeSlips is a plus. Experienced legal assistant that is detail oriented, has excellent time management skills, strong organizational skills, and a tremendous work ethic.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Schuttler, Greenberg & Mullins, LLC
2151 NW Boca Raton Boulevard
Suite 100
Boca Raton, FL 33431

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