Legal Assistant (Recent Grads Welcome) – Greensboro Office/Direct Hire

Job Type: 
Office Services and Support
Legal Staff
Professional Services
Other Professional Positions
Employment Category: 
Direct Hire

Our client, a well-established Greensboro boutique law firm specializing in complex litigation, is actively recruiting for a Legal Assistant to support several busy attorneys on their Civil Litigation team. 

Things to note:

  • Firm represent clients regionally, nationally, and internationally, and has been recognized with prestigious honors by both the legal and business industries. Right candidate will thrive in a high expectation setting – one that is dynamic and fast-paced.  
  • Firm is open to considering recent college grads with an interest in law or pursuing a legal/paralegal degree.  This is a great “foot in the door” opportunity for anyone who is eager to begin a legal career.
  • Role will be a hybrid one, handling both administrative and legal tasks.  Seek versatile, can-do candidate with a “get it done” workstyle.
  • Position will be located on-site at the Greensboro office.  COVID vaccinations or weekly testing are required.

Selected responsibilities include:

  • Opening new client files
  • Entering time sheets into time/billing software
  • Handling attorney phone calls and mail
  • Docketing deadlines, client reporting requirements, and events
  • Drafting pleadings, motions, notices, and other legal documents
  • Organizing and maintaining case files

Targeted candidate will offer BA/BS in English, Political Science or legal related area (Dean’s List and strong academic credentials necessary) and 1+ years’ administrative or legal experience.  Must-haves include:

  • Excellent writing skills
  • Strong proofreading skills
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail

In addition, we seek an independent worker with a team orientation and a proactive and resourceful juggler with an excellent sense of priority.

This is a Direct Hire position and an immediate need.

Please forward Word resume for prompt consideration.  Local candidates only.