Details for Paralegal position

Paralegal position Busy law office is accepting applications for a full-time or part-time paralegal position. The ideal candidate would have 1-3 years of experience working in an office setting. Law firm experience along with an associate’s degree and/or the successful completion of an accredited paralegal program is a plus, but not required. This position requires the ability to multi-task, prioritize, follow direction in detail and coordinate all functions of a case with the attorney. While maintaining professionalism and excellent client-relations skills, paralegals are expected to manage all aspects of a case including, but not limited to, primary contact for all involved parties, drafting pleadings, tracking deadlines, and use of case management system. The successful applicant must be a self-starter capable of handling multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment, possess excellent written and oral communication skills, and possess the ability to exercise independent judgment and initiative in daily problem-solving. Understanding and compliance with deadlines, confidentiality requirements, and prioritization of work tasks is required. The successful applicant will work with multiple attorneys. Applicant must have superior computer skills with strong knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat Pro. Mail resumes to P. O. Box 999, Halifax, VA 24558 or Fax to 434-476-7784. 2-8-3c