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Legal Staff Paralegal in Southfield, MI

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Company name

Excolo Law

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

USA Southfield, MI

Posted on

Jul 27,2018

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Legal Assistant/Paralegal The candidate enhances attorney effectiveness by providing information-management support; representing the attorney to clients and others. Contacts clients with updates and to request documentation. Produces information by transcribing, formatting, inputting, editing, retrieving, copying, and transmitting text, data, and graphics; coordinating case preparation. Conserves attorneys time by reading, researching, reviewing, verifying, and routing correspondence, reports and legal documents; drafting letters and documents; collecting and analyzing information; initiating telecommunications; organizing client conferences, and attorney meetings. Maintains attorney calendar by planning and scheduling conferences and teleconferences; recording and monitoring deadlines and filing requirements; anticipating changes in litigation or transaction preparation requirements. Represents attorney by communicating and obtaining information; following-up on delegated assignments; knowing when to act and when to refer matters to attorney. Maintains client confidence by keeping client/attorney information confidential. Provides historical reference by effectively utilizing filing and retrieval systems; recording meeting discussions; maintaining transcripts; documenting and maintaining evidence. Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations. Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments. Skills: Documentation Skills, Meeting Planning, Telephone Skills, Office Experience - General, PC Proficiency, Verbal Communication, Internal Communications, Dependability, Professionalism, Client Relationships. Prior law office experience required.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Excolo Law
26700 Lahser Rd
Southfield, MI 48033