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Legal Assistant- Paralegal in Bedford, TX at The Amynta Group

Date Posted: 8/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

In-house Legal Department seeks Legal Assistant for fast-paced office. Assistant will support paralegals and attorneys by processing and reviewing high-volume of incoming information/files, including mail processing, data entry, electronic filing, communicating with internal stakeholders and preparing various types of documents.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:


  • Flexibility with a good attitude is required

  • Strong attention to detail, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and diplomacy to effectively interact with both internal and external contacts, and coordinate activities¬†

  • Ability to exercise discretion and maintain confidentiality of sensitive information

  • Prepare litigation and related documents

  • Update electronic files

  • Review and process incoming mail and outgoing mail

  • Other administrative tasks as required


QUALIFICATIONS:


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Experience


  • Office clerical/administrative experience

  • Ability to multi-task and manage time in a fast-paced environment

  • Data entry experience

  • Experience with MS Office Suite required

  • Experience with Thomson Reuters Legal Tracker, and Adobe Acrobat is beneficial but not required

Job Requirements

Desired Qualifications



  • Some college education and/or paralegal studies

  • Familiarity with legal terminology


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Typically this includes a climate-controlled, low to moderate noise environment.


The above statements reflect the general details necessary to describe the principle functions of the role described and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the role.


Job Type: Full-time

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