Legal - Legal Assistant (Family Law)

Progression Inc.
Posted Feb 05
Contract
Fairfax, Virginia

Legal Assistant

Fairfax, VA

Must

Experienced Legal Assistant

2+ years as a Legal Assistant - Legal Secretary

2+ years experience recently working for a law firm absolutely required

2+ years' experience with procedures/filing requirements of Northern Virginia Courts

1+ years of Family Law experience required (Custody, Divorce, Mediation, Estate, etc).

Experience interacting with multiple attorneys, clients and outside persons

Any paralegal level skills are a plus

Keep client files updated and well organized on regular basis

Computer proficient, with typing accuracy and speed / Grammar / proofreading skills

Strong MS Office (especially Word and Excel) skills / Organizational skills, attention to detail

Excellent telephone skills

Bachelor's Degree is a plus but not required

Duites

Supporting 4 attorneys spanning practice areas including litigation, trust & estates, business, and family law, in a generally relaxed, friendly and collegial work environment.

Duties will include managing attorney schedules

Opening new case files

Calendar and docket maintenance

Interaction with clients, opposing counsel, and court personnel.

#INDPRO

  • Progression, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Progression, Inc. is committed to administering all employment and personnel actions on the basis of merit and free of discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or status as an individual with a disability. Consistent with this commitment, we are dedicated to the employment and advancement of qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, persons of all ethnic backgrounds and religions according to their abilities.*