We are seeking an experienced corporate/transactional legal assistant to fill a full time, permanent position in a downtown law firm. You will support a group of staff with a busy practice involving corporate, transactional and business work. Basic duties include document production, file management, travel planning and scheduling, handling phone calls and correspondence and a variety of other administrative duties. Your prior experience with corporate and/or transactional matters will qualify you for consideration. The firm will provide a competitive wage and a complete benefits package.
REQUIREMENTS: Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years current business/corporate/transactional experience in a law firm or corporate legal environment. Excellent attention to detail, the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with rapidly changing priorities and the ability to work efficiently and well under pressure are all key to success on this desk. An ability to work independently as well as with team members is also crucial. Candidates must have intermediate to advanced document production skills and be well versed in MS Word, Outlook and other usual programs.