Legal Assistant/Secretary

Confidential - Legal - New York, NY (30+ days ago)

International law firm is seeking legal assistant candidates to work with the patent and litigation practices in our boutique size midtown Manhattan office.

All applicants should have at least three years of legal secretary and/or legal assistant experience and a Bachelor’s degree in any subject. Must have experience with typical law firm software packages, including Westlaw, Lexis-Nexis, Pacer and various time-entry software applications. Excellent Word and Excel skills essential. Candidates need to be well-spoken and poised in all client interactions, able to learn new software packages, work within firm guidelines regarding time management and overtime policies, and manage partner contacts and calendar.

Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits include generous medical coverage, dental, vision, transportation reimbursement and 401(k) plan with employer match.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $65,000.00 to $72,000.00 /year