Responsibilities include providing administrative support to the Director and attorney services team. Ideal candidate will have 2+ years of administrative experience, particularly in a law firm or other legal services environment, excellent oral and written communication skills, strong attention to detail, ability to handle concurrent projects and competing priorities in a high-volume, fast-paced and deadline-driven environment. Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office applications is required.
With more than 500 lawyers and other professional staff, Steptoe provides counsel and representation in a wide range of legal fields. Steptoe lawyers routinely handle complex disputes and resolve difficult regulatory and business problems successfully. Lawyers in practices ranging from tax, energy, and intellectual property, to antitrust, international trade, and insurance/reinsurance, are well-...versed in the business and regulatory landscapes of their areas of expertise, and work with practice-specific trial and appellate lawyers to develop the in depth understanding that the firm believes is an essential factor in developing the creative strategies and solutions that clients require.
In more than 60 years of practice, the firm has gained an international reputation for vigorous representation of clients before governmental agencies, successful advocacy in litigation and arbitration, and creative and practical advice in guiding business transactions. While Steptoe enjoys the recognition it has earned for leading regulatory, litigation, and business solutions practices, what sets the firm apart from other law firms is the accessibility, responsiveness, and cohesion of highly skilled individuals who come together to resolve complex matters for their clients.