Full Time Legal Assistant

Robert Wisniewski P.C. - Manhattan, NY (30+ days ago)

Full-time

Full- Time Legal Assistant/Paralegal - Small law firm seeks an experienced, well-organized, and independent legal assistant to perform various administrative functions, interact with clients, and write basic correspondence. The assistant will participate in all aspects of wage and hour/civil rights litigation while assisting a solo practitioner in a very busy practice.

DO NOT APPLY IF YOU DO NOT POSSESS THE FOLLOWING SKILLS:

  • Ability to communicate effectively;
  • Computer proficiency -- Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, and PowerPoint;
  • Ability to handle pressure, interruptions and multiple projects with frequently changing priorities and deadlines;
  • E-filing;
  • Ability to prepare cover letters and discovery demands; and
  • Knowledge of legal documents and terminology;
  • Second language a plus

Wage commensurate with experience. Will verify references and immigration status.

PLEASE apply with (1) a short (no more than two paragraphs) cover letter explaining why you are qualified for this position (no cookie-cutter cover letters please), and (2) your resume.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Legal Assistant: 3 years (Required)