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Assistant Paralegal (Midtown West)

compensation: $18.00 per hour
employment type: contract

Our client, an international law firm which specializes in corporate immigration has immediate openings for
entry level Assistant Paralegals.

You will learn the requirements and demands of becoming a paralegal.

This is a temp-to-hire opportunity.

Daily responsibilities for this position include:
- Conducting new client intake
- Ordering, obtaining and reviewing records
- Drafting clear and concise summaries for assigned cases
- Drafting interrogatories and other discovery responses
- Responding to client inquiries for status updates
- Assisting supervising attorneys with various projects, as needed

Desired Skills and Experience

The ideal candidate must possess the following attributes:
- B.A./B.S. degree from an accredited institution; GPA 3.30 and above
- Strong academic credentials (an undergraduate transcript is required)
- Excellent oral and written communication skills (a writing sample is required)
- Ability to multitask several time-critical projects under tight deadlines
- Ability and desire to work on matters beyond regular business hours
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
- Strong attention to detail
- Professional and friendly demeanor

The following attributes are preferred, but not required:
- 0-2 years of relevant work experience
- Strong general research and writing abilities
- Prior experience working in a customer service role
- Intermediate or higher proficiency in MS Office

The work schedule is Monday - Friday, 9am - 5:30pm with the possibility for overtime.
The temp pay rate is $18.00 per hour. The perm annually salary is $43,000.
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post id: 7018558789

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