Legal Secretary/ Paralegal

Industry

Legal

Advert ID

USA_499414

Location

Lake Charles

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Lake Charles, LA - (USA) One Lakeshore Dr Suite 1520 LA Lake Charles , LA 70629

Branch Phone Number

337-431-7134

Job Description

Perform secretarial duties utilizing legal terminology, procedures, and documents. Prepare legal papers and correspondence, such as summonses, complaints, motions, and subpoenas. May also assist with legal research.



Qualified candidates should possess the following attributes:



Experience with title and real estate closing procedures using title conveyancing software, including the ability to open and close real estate files, prepare closing documents and make disbursements (familiarity with Standard Solutions conveyancing software a plus);

Experience performing general administrative work in support of attorneys, including preparation of legal documents;

Experience with client billing, accounts receivable and reconciliation of accounts;

Excellent computer skills, including expertise with Microsoft Office, Quicken and Quickbooks.



Schedule:



Monday to Friday

No weekends

Day shift