Legal Assistant Jobs in Massachusetts
Special Counsel Boston has an immediate need for a Commercial Real Estate Legal Assistant for a medium sized firm in Boston, MA. Our client is searching for someone who has at least three years of commercial real estate experience and is incredibly well versed in all commercial real estate transactions. This is a long term contract assignment with a 9am to 5pm work day. Compensation is dependent o...
A prestigious national law firm is recruiting for a Legal Assistant/Research Assistant position in the Boston, MA area. We seek an individual who is motivated to conduct and assist in the analysis and research of pending cases. Knowledge of Class Action Litigation is important. Knowledge of Worldox or other similar document management system is a plus. Superior academic, computer, writing, researc...
Special Counsel Boston is seeking an IP Legal Assistant in Boston, MA. This is a position with a top firm looking for a self-motivated individual who has at least five years of IP experience. You must have prior experience and the ability to work independently! IP Legal Assistant Job Responsibilities • Draft and edit various legal documents using MS Office including but not limited to, writing m...
A Litigation Legal Assistant job in Boston, MA is available courtesy of Special Counsel. An associate’s degree and a minimum of five years’ experience in this role are necessary to be considered for this role. You will be part of a hard-working and dedicated group of individuals that are seeking the perfect addition for their team. This is a temporary position and compensation is dependent on the ...
Harmon Law Offices, P.C. located in Newton, MA is looking for full time Legal Assistants. Legal Assistant – Foreclosure Skills and Experience: Must be dependable Detail oriented Comfortable with a large workload Able to prioritize Interested in learning Organized Good written and oral communication skills Ability to work well with others and communicate with clients, etc. Willingness to...
LEGAL ASSISTANT opportunity for hard-working, focused, intelligent individual with excellent organizational and interpersonal skills to work as a legal assistant for business and estate planning attorneys in a busy downtown Boston boutique law firm. Applicant must be motivated, detail- oriented with demonstrated ability to handle numerous tasks from different attorneys. Significant client contact...
Skills and Experience: • Bachelor’s degree • 2-5 years’ previous experience as a Litigation Paralegal is preferred • Knowledge of Civil Procedure and Motion practice • Fluid in Microsoft Office, Westlaw • Background in Real Estate Litigation or Housing/Eviction cases helpful Duties and Responsibilities: • A Litigation Legal Assistant/Paralegal is responsible for drafting numerous pleadings ...
Company Confidential Waltham, MA, 02451
Busy and fast-paced law firm located on Winter Street in Waltham is seeking a full time Legal Assistant / Paralegal. Founded in 1991, our firm is one of the Boston area's most dynamic mid-sized law firms with a national reputation in the field of debt collection. We value dedication, drive, a strong work ethic, and are committed to providing the highest level of service to our clients and their cu...
Company Confidential Worcester, MA, 01608
Responsibilities include: · Collect all relevant information from clients regarding their injury, medical treatment, work status, etc. Communicate this to the assigned attorney to facilitate resolution of the case; · Review mail and email correspondence related to assigned cases; · Professional interactions include contact with clients, medical providers, other law firms, third party administr...
Special Counsel is seeking candidates for an IP Junior Paralegal / Legal Assistant Job in Burlington, MA. Our software client is looking for someone with at least three years of experience, who is comfortable working independently. Heavy docketing experience is a MUST. This position supports two attorneys and one compliance individual. This is a terrific opportunity for someone in a docketing role...
Jager Smith P.C., a law firm located in the Boston Financial District, is looking for a full time legal assistant to work in the Business Law group to assist in family business, estate, and tax planning. This is an excellent opportunity for an evening law student to gain experience in the field of business law. Applicants should be motivated in business matters, organized, detail-oriented, able ...
Fletcher Tilton PC is seeking an administrative assistant with commercial lending experience for its Worcester office. Qualified candidates must have 3-5 years experience, be able to multi-task, and possess strong organizational and communication skills. Candidates should also have strong grammar and proofreading skills and the ability to work independently. Must have excellent computer skills and...
The Hanover Insurance Group , Inc. Worcester, MA
Legal Administrative Assistant II Job ID #: 6270 Location: Worcester, MA Functional Area: Legal SBU: 70001 - Office Of General Counsel Position Type: Full - Time Education Required: Bachelors Degree Experience Required: 5 - 7 Years Relocation Provided: Job Description “Where Great People Build Successful Careers!” The Hanover Insurance Group is seeking an experienced Legal Administrative A...
Web Recruiter Woburn, MA, 01801
Web Recruiter is searching for a qualified Legal Practice Assistant for a full time position located in Woburn, MA. The right candidate will have the following skills, experience or ability to fulfill the following top requirements: Word 2010, Type 70 WPM, Comfortable working with diverse group of people, Assist investment team with closing merger and acquisition transactions, Responsible for assi...
Stewart Information Services Corp. Waltham-Waltham-200 Fifth Av, MA
Description Since 1893, Stewart has served our customers with integrity and service excellence. We focus on smart growth – allowing us to remain strong regardless of external market conditions. Stewart (NYSE: STC) is a customer-focused, global title insurance and real estate services company offering products and services through our direct operations, network of approved issuing agencies and oth...
Nuance Communications, Inc Burlington, MA, 01803
Responsibilities: The Legal Assistant is responsible for performing administrative and paralegal duties for IP and privacy attorneys. Ability to handle multiple projects with continuous changing priorities, meet critical deadlines, work within a team, and take initiative. Works under limited supervision on assignments that are complex in nature and requires problem resolution and independent judg...
Boston Medical Center Boston, MA, 02298
The Research Assistant will work to support new and ongoing research in the Women’s Health Unit. The Research Assistant will be responsible for patient recruitment /enrollment, administering questionnaires, tracking patients for follow-up data and maintaining research study data and administrative files. The Research Assistant will assist with grant preparation , perform literature searches and p...
Description: Our client is a rapidly expanding National Title Insurance company. Due to continues expansion they need to add to legal department. Our firm is currently recruiting for an Entry Level Real Estate Legal Assistant for our client's Waltham office. This position supports the Real Estate Banking/Lending Department. Responsibilities: Answers calls, Following up with outstanding open it...
Our client is a rapidly expanding National Title Insurance company. Due to continues expansion they need to add to legal department. Our firm is currently recruiting for an Entry Level Real Estate Legal Assistant for our client's Waltham office. This position supports the Real Estate Banking/Lending Department. Responsibilities: Following up with outstanding open items, Tracking and updating of...
Bright Horizons Watertown, MA, 02472
Are you searching for that perfect role that values your attention to detail while allowing hands on legal experience? Are you looking to join a fun and collaborative team environment that is implementing real change? Come discover why Bright Horizons has been named fifteen times by FORTUNE magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For.” We’re searching for an energized, savvy, and analyt...
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Law Office Assistant
$17,804.00 - $41,600.00
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Some College Coursework Completed
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Law Office Assistant
Maintains office operations by maintaining supplies and equipment; receiving, preparing, and transmitting communications; picking-up and delivering items.
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Administrative Writing Skills
Attention to Detail
Maintains equipment by installing supplies; completing preventive maintenance; troubleshooting failures; calling for repairs; monitoring equipment service.
Receives, prepares, and transmits communications by preparing and organizing documents for mailing; collecting and mailing correspondence; receiving and distributing communications; copying settlement brochures and other case documentation; forwarding information.
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