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Legal Assistant (Leesburg)

19142 near Rocky Crest Terrace

compensation: Based on experience
employment type: part-time

We are looking for a self-motivated part-time, 25-30 hours a week (could lead to a full time job), bilingual Legal Assistant to ensure smooth running of the office and effective case management. You will provide a broad spectrum of legal services under the supervision of an attorney.

Responsibilities

Provide administrative support to lawyer and enhance office effectiveness
Handle communication with clients
Prepare bankruptcy petitions and upload documents to Trustees, experience with BestCase preferred
Prepare and file basic legal documents and correspondence
Answer and direct phone calls
Maintain contact lists
Monitor deadlines and juggle calendars

Skills

Proven working experience in an administrative position, legal experience a plus
Familiarity with law, legal procedures and protocols, and ECF upload court system
Experience with preparation of court pleadings and certificates of service
Satisfactory knowledge of day-to-day operations of a legal office
Computer literacy
Proficiency in English and Spanish required
Working knowledge of case management software
Excellent secretarial and organizational skills
Ability to juggle multiple activities and work under pressure
Legal Assistant certification or diploma preferred
One year experience as a legal assistant preferred
this is a part-time position- 25-30 hours per week
Work directly with the attorney at Leesburg, VA home office
hourly rate commensurate with experience

Please state your hourly pay requirements.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 7313542602

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