Paralegal/Legal Assistant

Ronald D. Weiss, PC - Suffolk County, NY (30+ days ago)


Looking for a paralegal to work in our Melville office.

Experience with defense litigation and/or foreclosure knowledge is a plus but not required.

The ideal candidate must be competent with litigation process and adhere to court deadlines.

Familiarity with using Microsoft programs as well as navigating trough court websites is a plus.

Job duties also include client contact and communicating with the courts.

Basic knowledge New York Supreme Court procedures is a must.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing, Serving, and Filing of answers/ motions / oppositions to adversary pleadings etc.
  • Coordinating with clients, the courts, and court services to secure the proper documents needed for litigation defense.
  • To organize and consistently track file status of assigned files; ensuring that all submissions are completed in a timely fashion

Must be able to work well under pressure and prioritize workload to meet deadlines.

Communication and writing skills required! Must be able to cohesively draft letters and speak professionally with clients, adversary attorneys and Court personnel.

Medical, dental and vision benefits are offered after three months!

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Legal Assistant: 1 year

Education:

  • Associate

Location:

  • Suffolk County, NY