PrideStaff is looking to hire a legal assistant in USA for $4,000 salary package. The legal assistant or paralegal needs to assist the attorneys in the legal system in the delivery of legal services. The eligibility for the legal assistant is that he or she must have a college degree or certificate with legal field practice experience. Legal assistants will research on cases, make finding, prepare documents of the cases, case drafting, and other tasks related to the practice of law.
- Salary: 4000
- Salary Currency: $
- Payroll: WEEK
- Date Posted: 2023-04-27
- Posting Expiry Date: 2024-07-06
- Employment Type : FULL_TIME
- Hiring Organization : PrideStaff
- Location: Postal Address, 701 Northpoint Pkwy STE 220, West Palm Beach, FL 33407, United States
- A high school diploma or equivalent is required, although some employers may prefer candidates with an associate’s or bachelor’s degree in a related field
- Experience working in a legal setting, such as a law firm or corporate legal department, is typically preferred.
- Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office and legal software programs such as LexisNexis and Westlaw, may also be requried
- Knowledge of legal terminology, court rules, and legal procedures is preferred
- Professional demeanor and excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential
- You may be responsible for drafting legal documents such as contracts, pleadings, and agreements based on attorney or client instructions
- You may be responsible for researching legal issues and relevant case law to assist attorneys in preparing for trial or other legal proceedings
- You may be responsible for communicating with clients to provide updates on their case or the request information need for legal documents or filings
- You may be responsible for organizing and maintaining physical and digital files, including client files, court documents, and correspondence
- You may be responsible for scheduling appointments, meetings and court appearances, and ensuring that attorneys and clients are aware of deadlines.
The average salary for a legal assistant in Florida in 2023 is approximately $47,000 to $57,000 per year. Salary may vary depending on factors such as experience, education, and the type of employer. Some employers may offer benefits such as health insurance, paid time off, and retirements plans.