Part-time Legal Assistant or Paralegal to work approximately 30hrs/wk M-F in a small law office. Prior experience with estate planning and/or probate is highly desired but not required.
COVID-19 considerations: Currently, we are holding most client meetings via telephone and we are keeping in-person meetings to a minimum on an as-needed basis. Otherwise, our office receives very little outside traffic. Visitors are required to wear masks.
Responsibilities include gathering and organizing information, completing forms, preparing legal documents under attorney supervision, telephone answering and scheduling, greeting clients and visitors, prepare and mail letters, and various other general office duties. Excellent typing and general computer skills are required. Must be able to work under pressure in a busy office.
This position will involve direct communication with clients on a regular basis, so professional appearance, positive attitude, friendliness, and superior customer service and empathy are essential and required for this position.
Our primary office location is in Reynoldsburg, but occasional travel to a satellite office within Central Ohio will be necessary from time to time to help serve as a witness to document signings, etc.
Prior experience with estate planning and/or probate is highly desired but not required.
Additional Salary Information: Depends on qualifications.