A local law firm in Chattanooga is seeking an experienced Legal Assistant/Paralegal. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years experience in a law firm providing secretarial, administrative and paralegal support to multiple attorneys. Must be able to take instruction and prioritize amongst multiple tasks in a deadline-driven environment.
The Legal Assistant/Paralegal will assist attorneys with admin tasks, such as billing, document review, and maintenance. This candidate will be responsible for preparing and finalizing correspondence to ensure that all deadlines are met. Candidate will draft and design demonstratives, analyze damage claims, submit budgets, manage bills, perform follow up on document requests, handle scheduling, and create and maintain notebooks. Candidate will assist all office staff to ensure smooth operational support for client-focused attorneys.
Working hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
5+ years' experience required in legal support, preferably in law firm
2 years' experience as a Paralegal is highly preferred
Strong written skills
Typing 55+ WPM
Proficient in Microsoft Suite, particularly Outlook, Word and Excel
Analytical skills, ability to easily assimilate and adapt to software and other technology based applications
College degree required, paralegal certificate is preferred
Physical and Cognitive Requirements:
Computer work, must be comfortable sitting at a desk, walking up and down stairs
Candidate may occasionally carry file boxes up to 20 lbs
Knowledge of computer, telephone, fax, copier, scanner, other office equipment
Candidates may be subject to Background and Drug Screenings
Competency assessments as it relates to job description will be performed
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