Job Details

Legal Assistant

Company name

South Carolina Legal Services

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Legal Staff

Date Last Verified

Sep 29, 2020

Valid Through

Jan 12, 2021

Posted on

May 08, 2020

Years of Experience

2-3 yrs required


Charleston, SC, United States

Employment Type



Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
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Legal Assistant
The candidate under the general supervision within company, assists legal staff in carrying out their legal responsibilities by providing legal secretarial assistance, conducting telephone intake, prescreening for eligibility, referring applicants to available resources. May require participation in outreach activities statewide. Should have 2 to 3 years of secretarial experience; preferably in a legal setting, or closely related experience; or Graduation from high school or G.E.D. equivalency and 2 years of qualifying experience; or Satisfactory completion of post-high school course work from an accredited program of secretarial, business, or a closely related curriculum. Should be proficient with Microsoft Office 2016, Microsoft Office 365, and SharePoint. Must have strong oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills. Knowledge of legal principles, legal research methods, legal terminology, court system and legal procedures helpful.

Additional info

Submit a Resume, 2 writing samples and three references with cover letter.

Company info

Human Resources
South Carolina Legal Services
PO Box 1445
PO Box 1445
Columbia, SC 29201
Fax: 803-799-9420

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