Job Details

Legal Administrative Assistant Commercial Real Estate

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Valid Through

Sep 25,2019

Posted on

Jun 12,2019

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Raleigh, NC, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Real Estate >> Real Estate
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Profile

Legal Administrative Assistant – Commercial Real Estate
The candidate will produce, revise and manage legal documents in Microsoft Word, Excel and PDF Docs. (Heavy word processing.). Organize documents into accurate formats and in specific order according to practice area procedures. Coordinate day-to-day operations of the attorneys’ practices taking initiative and using sound, independent judgment. Establish and maintain attorneys’ files in accordance with firm guidelines. Manage multiple projects in a deadline-driven environment. Run conflict checks; open new matters. Enter, revise and finalize time entries and work with firm Billing Department on billing matters. Dictation and time entry for select attorneys. Maintain Outlook calendars; book travel. Coordinate on-site meetings and luncheons and work with Office Services when necessary for catering. Assist with special projects and other duties as needed.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 2 years of previous work experience as a legal, administrative or executive assistant, preferably in a law firm, or relevant experience in a professional services organization. Knowledge of Commercial Real Estate practice area is strongly preferred. Advanced working knowledge and proficiency in Microsoft Office (i.e., Word, Excel, and Outlook) is necessary. Should be highly proficient in using PDF manipulation software (i.e., PDF Docs, Adobe). Experience and proficiency in use of technology to support practice group efforts (i.e., scanning, ShareFile, DocuSign or RightSignature, Workshare Compare or similar application to assist with proofing, tracking and comparing document revisions from multiple contributors.) is essential. Experience using a document management system is beneficial. Experience with Elite or File Trail is a plus.

Additional info

Send resume and cover letter.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP
The Summit
4101 Lake Boone Trail,Suite 300
Raleigh, NC 27607-7506

Review:

"Great Management; Not a Bad Place to Work"

Current Employee - Reviewed on July 28, 2017

This is a good company to work for, but you can entice your employers to stay by offering better benefits and/or slightly higher wages

Pros : This firm has a great reputation and it was a great experience working for them. The management there is very good. I always understood exactly what was expected of me and I was comfortable voicing any concerns or questions.
Cons : The pay and benefits are decent, but they aren't as competitive as some of the other firms that I've worked for.
Current or former employee? : Current Employee

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