Paralegal Legal Assistant
- Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Downtown Manhattan law firm is seeking a legal assistant for a long-term position on a full-time basis, to start as soon as possible.
Our firm specializes in representing individuals all over the United States who have been injured by defective products, dangerous drugs and/or medical devices, or by medical malpractice. This is a fast-paced environment.
The candidate we seek will be working directly under one of the senior partners; they will play a major role in managing our caseload and in ensuring that many things in the office run smoothly. For this role we are seeking a hard-working person. Organization is a must, as well as a pleasant demeanor and professionalism when dealing with clients, prospective clients, colleagues and attorneys. His/her duties will include preparing and drafting certain legal papers, requesting documents and medical records for clients, electronic filing legal papers at various courts, meeting and speaking with clients, conducting medical and other research, as well as performing other assorted office needs and requirements.
The ideal applicant is energetic, intelligent, able to deal with high-pressure situations and think on their feet. Legal experience is a plus but most important is a willingness to work, an ability to think critically, and a commitment to the success of the firm. Any experience with TrialWorks software a plus.
We are hoping to fill this position with someone who is looking to establish themselves as a long-term team player, as there is enormous potential for growth and future employment. Ideally we are seeking a two-year commitment.
Interested parties should email their resume with a cover letter. We will then contact the prospective employee to arrange an interview.
Douglas & London, P.C.Why Work Here?
Excellent benefits package and much potential for growth.
59 Maiden LaneNew York, NY
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