Legal Assistant/Paralegal

  • Full Time
  • Temp to Perm
  • McHenry, IL

Website Working World Staffing Services

Job Title: Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Job Duration: Temporary to Hire
Pay Rate: $15.00-$22.00/hour
Hours: Part-Time Monday-Friday 4-5 hours per day
Job Description:
  • Handling incoming calls and other communications
  • E-Filing documents with the Clerk of Court
  • Managing Office Calendar, tickler system for due dates, and filing system
  • Organizing files for daily court call for attorney
  • Greeting clients and visitors as needed
  • Drafting some documents including Petitions, Motions, Subpoenas, while working with templates in Word and Smokeball software
  • Maintaining, and entering information into database
  • Communication with lawyer and clients regarding cases
  • Readying materials for trial proceedings including documents and exhibits
  • Other duties as assigned
Qualifications:
  • 1 to 2 years law office experience (family law preferred)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook)
  • Professionalism in customer service via phone
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, handle fast-paced environment with deadlines
  • Ability to compose business-level email communications with proper grammar, etc.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to manage workload with great attitude and minimal supervision and work well as a team
  • Ability to lift 20 pounds and climb some stairs
  • Experience with Smokeball legal document software preferred
  • Experience with E-filing with Odyssey preferred

To apply for this job email your details to kmatyas@work-world.com

Legal Assistant/Paralegal