Legal Assistant

Hooks Meng & Clement

Legal Assistant

Las Vegas, NV
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    Our busy law firm is in search of a Legal Assistant to join our growing team. Legal Assistants support our attorneys in achieving our strategic goals and will support 1-2 attorneys. Responsibilities: • The Legal Assistant will be responsible for supporting attorneys by performing a variety of administrative duties. • Strong communication skills are required for frequent interaction with court personnel, opposing counsel and clients. • Candidate must be detail-oriented. • Have strong organizational skills. • Able to work as part of a team. • Able to prioritize work effectively. Qualifications: • Requires high school diploma or GED at an absolute minimum • Associate Degree or higher preferred • Experience in legal industry is highly desired • Familiarity with legal documents and terminology • Ability to provide an excellent customer experience, utilizing strong customer service, personal and communication skills • We expect you to be proficient in the use of standard office software including: email, web browsers, billing software, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word and PowerPoint) • As we are largely paperless, you will need to understand how to work in a digital environment with PDFs and other digital file formats • Typing speed of at least 50 wpm with a high rate of accuracy • Able to effectively prioritize and meet deadlines • Courteous and professional demeanor • Able to work as a team with attorneys • May require valid driver's license Compensation: $30,000+ annually

    • The Legal Assistant will be responsible for supporting attorneys by performing a variety of administrative duties.  • Strong communication skills are required for frequent interaction with court personnel, opposing counsel and clients.  • Candidate must be detail-oriented. • Have strong organizational skills. • Able to work as part of a team. • Able to prioritize work effectively.