Title: Legal Assistant
Location: Rockland County, NY
Type: Temp-to-Perm or Direct-Hire
Pay Rate: $18.00 – $24.00 per hour, based on experience
Hours: Monday – Friday 9:30AM – 5:30PM
Start Date: ASAP
Post Date: 8/8/19
Law office in Rockland County, NY is looking to hire a Legal Assistant. They specialize in matrimonial, divorce, and family law.
-Answer phones, transfer calls, and take messages
-Make follow-up calls to clients, attorneys, court, etc.
-Schedule consultations and meetings
-Draft letters to clients, attorneys, court, etc.
-Modify letters drafted by attorneys
-Identify and/or copy exhibits
-Assemble files/paperwork in preparation for court
-File papers with the courts or serve opposing attorneys on a weekly basis
-Manage court calendar including court appearances, depositions, consultations, meetings, due dates, etc.
-Ability to work in a fast-paced office while maintaining a pleasant demeanor
-2 or more years of legal experience preferably within matrimonial, divorce, or family law in NY
-Paralegal certificate is a plus
-Company offers health benefits
RJ-Staffing has been proudly serving Rockland, Bergen, and the surrounding counties since 1996. While we specialize in Office and Warehouse placements, we have the expertise and track record to fill virtually any position. We are family owned and operated and have extensive knowledge of the local marketplace. Our team believes that working together on a more personal level distinguishes us from the rest. We work diligently to connect quality local candidates with dynamic career opportunities in the area. Our aim is to fulfill the needs of both our clients and our candidates and make the perfect match. Whether you are striving to land your dream job or hire the ideal candidate, RJ-Staffing is here to help you achieve your immediate and long-term professional goals.