Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in Kansas City, MO

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Company name

Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required


Kansas City, MO

Date Last Verified

Aug 22,2018

Posted on

Jul 28,2018

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Legal Administrative Assistant The candidate will, among other duties as assigned, draft and prepare legal correspondence, manage calendars and provide clerical, administrative and organizational support to multiple attorneys, paralegals and analysts.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: High school diploma /GED; and 3 years related experience. ALS, PLS or CPS certification or a paralegal certificate will be considered in lieu of experience. An Associate's Degree is preferred. Ability to type 50 WPM. Must have basic legal terminology and an awareness of court filing requirements. Must be able to use legal citations and apply to firm documents. Working knowledge of legal time entry, Microsoft Word (styles & tables), Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Skilled in the use of a redlining tool. Working knowledge of basic office functions. Must be able to type 50 WPM and have a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Excellent communication, organizational skills, ability to work on several projects simultaneously, participation in on-going learning and development, and demonstration of initiative and mentoring teammates are essential.

Additional info

Ref. #18-0857

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.
2555 Grand Boulevard
Kansas City, MO 64108-2613