Website Creighton University

The Milton R. Abrahams Legal Clinic is seeking an individual for a Bilingual Paralegal/Legal Assistant to become a part of our team. This position will work with various team members of the law firm and must have a strong work ethic, ability to meet deadlines, excel at multi-tasking and be able to work both on a team and independently.
 

Responsibilities:
•    Drafting, formatting, and proof-reading correspondence, pleadings, contracts, and other documents
•    Maintaining and monitoring assigned files and deadlines
•    Coordinating and supporting attorneys at client meetings
•    Performing legal and non-legal research
•    Assisting attorneys as requested
•    Translating written legal documents, correspondence, and other documents (Spanish/English)
•    Assisting clients, scheduling appointments, answering phones, handling mail, email, and calendar inquiries
•    Other duties as assigned
 

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree with two years of paralegal experience preferred or Associate’s Degree and Paralegal Certificate with three to five years of paralegal experience
Ability to utilize advanced features of Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, Outlook, as well as other software
The ability to communicate professionally in both written and verbal form
The ability to organize and prioritize numerous tasks, completing them under time constraints
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
Excellent writing and communication skills
Experience with basic office hardware such as scanners, fax machines, copiers, etc. (tech savvy)
Demonstrate strong work ethic and dependability

To apply for this job please visit creighton.referrals.selectminds.com.