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Legal assistants assist lawyers by maintaining/organizing files, writing documents and performing research. They also investigate cases, gather formal statements and draft contracts. Legal assistants also review material and familiarize themselves with electronic databases. Additional duties are often determined by the size of the corporation or firm that they work for.


Skillset: Assistants should be familiar with computers in order to perform legal research and organize files. Since they spend a lot of time working with other people, legal assistants should be able to make others feel comfortable and maintain good relationships. Other helpful skills include researching, oratory and organizational skills.


Education: At the least, a legal assistant should have an associate's degree in paralegal studies. Also common is a bachelor's degree and certificate in paralegal studies. While enrolled in an undergraduate program, students learn about legal research and how they can use computers for legal purposes.


Career Path: Individuals without training in paralegal studies or proper experience can become legal assistants if they receive on-the-job training, but in most cases they are required to have a bachelor's degree. Usually, employers prefer candidates with experience working in an office setting or law firm. Also helpful, but not mandatory, is earning certification.

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Job Snapshot Hiring Company: Express Employment Professionals Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Las Vegas, NV Job Type: Legal...
Job Snapshot Hiring Company: Express Employment Professionals Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Henderson, NV Job Type: Legal...
Job Snapshot Hiring Company: Express Employment Professionals Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Downtown Portland, OR Job Type...
Job Snapshot Hiring Company: Express Employment Professionals Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Salem, OR Job Type: Legal Job...
Company Description: Our firm's mission is to protect the rights of injured workers. The Law Office of Wm. Todd Berry has an impressive record in...
SB&C, LTD is hiring a full-time or part-time (30 hrs/wk min.) legal assistant. Prior experience not required. Pay D.O.Q. Benefits available for...
Legal Assistant/? Legal Office Manager Location: St.? Croix Tribal Center, Legal Department, 24663 Angeline Avenue, Webster, WI Salary: full...
Zurich is currently looking for a Legal Assistant in Las Vegas, NV. Job Summary Under close supervision of an attorney, provides legal support...
Job Snapshot Hiring Company: Express Employment Professionals Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Bellevue, WA Job Type: Legal...
Job Snapshot Hiring Company: CPS Recruitment Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Auburn, NY Job Type: Legal Job Description CPS Recruitment...
Job Snapshot Hiring Company: CPS Recruitment Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Cortland, NY Job Type: Legal Job Description CPS...
Job Snapshot Hiring Company: CPS Recruitment Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Syracuse, NY Job Type: Legal Job Description CPS...
Job Snapshot Hiring Company: CPS Recruitment Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Oneida, NY Job Type: Legal Job Description CPS Recruitment...
Job Snapshot Hiring Company: Crown Services Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Highland, IN Job Type: Legal Job Description Crown...
Job Snapshot Hiring Company: Crown Services Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Alsip, IL Job Type: Legal Job Description Crown Services...
Job Snapshot Hiring Company: Crown Services Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Cincinnati, OH Job Type: Legal Job Description Crown...
Job Snapshot Hiring Company: STS Staffing Employee Type: Full-time/Part-time Location: Las Vegas, NV Job Type: Legal, Secretarial Job Description...
This Legal Assistant Position Features: Great Benefits 401(k) Retirement Plan Stable Work Environment Seeking a qualified administrative...
Process conference/seminar registrations by obtaining approval from Professional Resources and arranging for payment and reimbursementg...
Clean the World Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization that collects the bars of soap that are discarded by hotels every day and sterilizes...
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