Job Details

Legal Assistant

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Posted on

Aug 06,2018

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Lansing, MI
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Personal Injury
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Legal Assistant The candidate will provide support to the attorneys who specialize in personal injury litigation. Performs a variety of confidential, multifaceted and consequential tasks of a clerical and semi-technical nature. Assist in drafting and preparation of various legal documents, such as routine notices, filings, and letter preparation. Compiles, reviews, and organizes documents for meetings, legal work, and filings. Provides administrative support such as scheduling meetings, managing attorneys’ calendars, assisting with travel arrangements, and performing other executive administrative functions as needed. Assists in the preparation of PowerPoint presentations. Performs legal and factual research as assigned by attorneys. Conveys routine information to client regarding legal or contractual issues. Establishes and maintains litigation and other files, correspondence, records, certificates, and other documents. Perform other tasks as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a High school diploma or GED. Associate of Business with a concentration in legal assistant, paralegal, executive assistant, or similar, preferred. Three (3) years of experience as a legal assistant is required. Two (2) years of experience in litigation a plus. Ability to type 60-65 wpm. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Strong experience and expertise with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint required. Ability to work independently while managing changing priorities and projects. Basic knowledge of business machines (copier, scanner, printer, etc.). Ability to transcribe dictation. Must have excellent attention to detail, organization, and planning, confidentially and problem-solving abilities. Must have high ethical standards, be dedicated, have excellent organizational and time management skills, and like to contribute to the success of an outstanding law firm. Must have excellent interpersonal, proofreading, and writing skills.

Additional info

Email or mail cover letter and resume.

Company info

George T. Sinas
Attorney
Sinas Dramis Law Firm.
3380 Pinetree Road
Lansing, MI 48911

Review:

"National Recognition"

Current Employee - Reviewed on September 25, 2017

Offer a better salary. Improve how management runs things.

Pros : They are recognized nationally for their skills and achievements. The staff is great to work with. There is a good work and life balance at the firm. People here are friendly and supportive.
Cons : The pay isn't very good. There are some problems with management.
Current or former employee? : Current Employee

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