Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in Washington, DC

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Company name

Offit Kurman, Attorneys At Law

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Washington, DC

Date Last Verified

Mar 01,2018

Posted on

Feb 17,2018

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Profile

Legal Administrative Assistant Duties: Organize and maintain filing and retrieval systems. Manage calendars, organize and schedule external and internal meetings, teleconferences, networking events, etc., maintain diary for court dates and follow-up. Open, maintain and close client files. Extensive client contact. E-filing in various courts and jurisdictions. Proactive work style and analytical skills: able to read, research, review, verify and route correspondence, reports and legal documents. Prepare and draft a variety of legal documents. Track Expense reports. Organize travel.

Qualification and Experience

Candidates must have 3+ years of successful administrative support working as a legal administrative assistant or legal secretary. Must have law firm experience and be technology proficient (advanced Word, Excel and Outlook) with strong attention to detail and ability to turn work around in an efficient manner with minimal errors, experience with maintaining calendars and scheduling meetings and travel, strong communication skills and ability to manage the attorney assignment with a proactive approach balancing the needs of all. Strong production skills with ability to produce accurate work product when transcribing tapes, formatting documents, inputting data, editing, copying, scanning and transmitting text, data and graphics. Enter time for timekeepers. Strong written and verbal communication skills, with proficiency in grammar and spelling. Excellent client service skills with proven record of building effective relationships with both internal and external clients. Proficiency in Microsoft Office 2007 (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint), Internet research skills, document management systems, attorney time entry software.

Company info

Karla States
Offit Kurman, Attorneys At Law
1313 F Street NW
Suite 300
Washington, DC 20004