Paralegal / Legal Assistant in Englewood, NJ| LawFirmStaff

Need Help? Call 800-503-1198.
Law Firm Staff - Law Firm Placement
Influencing and
enriching the individual

Job Details

Below is detailed information about the job you selected.

Title : Paralegal / Legal Assistant

Location : New Jersey - Englewood
Refer to Job # PLTG708265


Paralegal / Legal Assistant The candidate will work closely with attorneys, and have extensive contact with clients, opposing counsel and the courts. Will setup and maintain client files; prepare and file pleadings and motions with the court; legal research on Westlaw; internet research; track case activity; draft correspondence to attorneys, clients and court; draft notes to files; prepare discovery demands and discovery responses; prepare CIS; maintain office calendar for appointments, court appearances and filing deadlines; some clerical work; and answering phones. Additionally, candidate must be able to quickly assess and respond to clients changing situations. The candidate must be mature, act appropriately in a professional environment and have a pleasant disposition and sense of humor. Should have college degree. Should have 3 years of experience in a professional office. Should have at least 2 years of experience working in family law. Should be fluent in MS Word, Outlook and Excel; Fluent in Westlaw online. Should have experience with billing program Timeslips. Should have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Should have knowledge of drafting legal correspondence and legal documents; Strong computer skills. Should be proficient in document management on computer and in client file. Should be capable of independent legal research. Should have strong project management and coordination skills; Enthusiasm for multitasking, with the ability to manage multiple priorities in a deadline driven environment; Demonstrable strategic thinking skills, with a zest for solving problems and implementing solutions. Should have proven ability to work independently and collaboratively with a team.
 
Email: jobs@lawfirmstaff.com  NO CALLS PLEASE
 


This particular job is currently not active. However, since our clients regularly share with us similar and other job openings, we strongly recommend that you submit your resume. We shall review your resume and get in touch with you as soon as a suitable vacancy comes up to further discuss your interest in exploring the opportunity. Assisting you is our highest priority.

Please be assured that none of your materials will be forwarded to any employer without your consent. Of course, all inquiries are kept strictly confidential.


 
Job Listings of Law Firm Staff