Legal Assistant
South Lyon Michigan Law Office
South Lyon, MI US
Posted ago
South Lyon Michigan Law Office

This position requires very careful adherence to well-defined work where repeatable results are needed. The work is highly precise in nature. It is vital for work output to be high quality, with correct results, time and time again. Checking and double-checking are often necessary; individuals performing the job must be patient and conscientious. Both the content and presentation are important. Established procedures and policies must be followed very closely. Much of the work can be completed at a steady, even pace. There is familiarity from one day to the next. The work is helpful in nature, providing support to others in an environment free from competition. Interacting with clients requires a professional, formal manner where the focus is on completing the task pleasantly and correctly.

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  • Handle office correspondence and administrative tasks such as responding to emails and phone calls, communicating with opposing attorney offices, taking dictation, and letting the team know about upcoming deadlines
  • Complete legal research as needed under the supervision of attorneys and paralegals
  • Use daily time records to properly process client billing with support from the accounting department
  • Accept other administrative tasks as needed to assist the team and ensure the firm runs smoothly
  • Candidates should have strong organizational skills and communication skills
  • Proficient with MS Office products
  • Some college is preferred; high school diploma or equivalent is required
  • Able to meet demanding deadlines in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong familiarity and comfort level using computers, internet, email and learning new software programs

$15 - $17 hourly
About South Lyon Michigan Law Office

We are an easy-going team, we love the people we help, the work we do is very meaningful, and we look forward to coming to work. Our days fly by with little downtime, but we have fun while we get our work done!

If this position stands out to you, please email your resume to Eliana Finkelstein, email address: paquettelawclerk at In the subject line, type only your last name, followed by a comma, a space, and then your first name. Include a 1- or 2-paragraph email indicating why this position speaks to you and why you are our next superstar. At the end of the letter, list only the cities in which we have physical offices (listed on our website), in reverse alphabetical order. Do not just send a form letter. Following these directions is imperative.

Thank you for your interest!

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