Part Time Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Employer
Garver Law Offices, PC
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Dec 01, 2021
Closes
Dec 03, 2021
Ref
235151447
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for a self motivated Legal assistant to ensure smooth running of the office and effective case management. You will provide a broad spectrum of legal services under the supervision of an attorney. Responsibilities Provide administrative support to lawyer and enhance office effectiveness Handle communication with clients, witnesses etc. Administratively support and attend trials Prepare case briefs and summarize depositions, interrogatories and testimony Conduct investigations and statistical/documentary research Locate and develop case relevant information Type up and file basic legal documents and correspondence Answer and direct phone calls Maintain contact lists Monitor deadlines and juggle calendars Skills Proven working experience as legal assistant or legal secretary Familiarity with law, legal procedures and protocols, and court system Satisfactory knowledge of day-to-day operations of a legal office Computer literacy Proficiency in English Working knowledge of case management software Excellent secretarial and organisational skills Ability to juggle multiple activities and work under pressure Legal Assistant certification or diploma Job Type: Part-time Pay: $15.00 - $25.00 per hour Schedule: Monday to Friday COVID-19 considerations: All clients and persons entering office must wear a mask. All employees must be vaccinated for Covid protection. We have masks available for visitors. Education: Bachelor's (Preferred) Experience: Microsoft Office: 1 year (Preferred) Work Location: One location

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