Law Office of Cynthia P. Smith in Lafayette, Indiana
Paralegal/ Legal Assistant Opening
Prepare and manage correspondence; prepare and process standard legal documents; organize and coordinate legal meetings; maintain schedules and calendars including court diaries; take, type and distribute dictation; draft, proofread and edit legal documents and pleadings; set up and maintain databases and files; handle incoming mail and calls.
Qualifications and Skills:
General proficiency with computers and office technology; proficient in spelling, punctuation, grammar and other English language skills; knowledge of the legal field; including administrative and clerical procedures; transcription and typing skills; excellent verbal and written communication skills; word processing and IT skills; accuracy and attention to detail; organization skills; the ability to implement critical thinking and problem solving; ability to file legal pleadings; preparation of Appellate documents.
Average work week will consist of 30 - 40 hours per week
Required Experience: one-year experience as legal assistant
Required Education: College degree or Paralegal Degree or Equivalent Experience
Please send resume and references to email@example.com
About this company
Skilled Litigator And Mediator In Lafayette
At the Law Office of Cynthia P. Smith, we bring more than 25 years of experience to the resolution of issues in family law and other practice areas. Our services are available to individuals and families in Lafayette and the surrounding parts of Indiana.
Preparation Is Key
When faced with a legal challenge, you want a lawyer who is well-prepared. This means being well-versed and experienced in all of the available options for resolution of the issue at hand. Our founder and sole attorney, Cynthia P. Smith, is skilled at arguing in front of a judge. She is also a trusted appellate attorney who has handled extensive appeals, many of which were referred to her by other attorneys.
We always prepare a case as if it will go to trial. But when our clients' interests are better served outside the courtroom, we are also adept at less contentious means of resolving cases. As a trained mediator, Cynthia P. Smith can guide you through these options.
Location/Region: Lafayette, IN (US - 47902)