Assistant Paralegal

Washington Temporary USD50,000 - USD52,000
  • Temp to perm position based off of performance after 3 months
  • Hybrid 2 days in office 3 days remote out of DC office

About Our Client

This law firm is Michael Page's top Legal client. They focus on Immigration law and have been around for over 70 years with offices in more than 170 countries. This firm is extremely professional and buttoned up and their ideal candidate embodies those qualities as well.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

Description

  • Working with other Senior Paralegals and Paralegal Assistants (5-10) on your team
  • Reporting into a Senior Associate and Business Immigration Supervisor
  • Performing a range of case related duties such as drafting email correspondence, letters and documentation to clients, government agencies and colleagues
  • Assisting with drafting and filing applications
  • Compiling and summarizing large quantities of data for clients and managers
  • Learning about various types of immigration matters
  • Gathering and maintaining confidential client contact information
  • Providing status updates to clients and senior level team members
  • Requesting, collecting and filing documents in proper order
  • Updating case management system with client data regularly
  • Meeting assigned deadlines and communicating case progress and status to supervisor
  • Demonstrating flexibility and initiative

The Successful Applicant

  • Someone looking for their foot-in-the-door opportunity into the Legal field
  • Ideally someone that has an interest in Legal
  • Excellent writing and customer service skills and experience
  • Bachelor's Degree or Associate's
  • Extremely high attention to detail and desire to achieve a high level of productivity
  • Extremely proactive and willing to take initiative
  • Eager to learn, grow, and contribute to a team
  • Ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, and be highly organized
  • Microsoft Office experience and knowledge (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)

What's on Offer

  • Hybrid office model (2 weeks in office, 3 days remote)
  • Opportunity to join one of the best Law firms in the world!
  • Opportunity to join a great team with ample training and collaboration opportunities
  • Growth opportunities long term
  • Temp to perm after 3 months based on performance
  • Opportunity for over time
Contact
Danielle Kozelian
Quote job ref
JN-022022-5283642

Job summary

Sector
Legal
Sub Sector
Paralegals / Legal Assistants - In House
Industry
Business Services
Location
Washington
Contract Type
Temporary
Consultant name
Danielle Kozelian
Job Reference
JN-022022-5283642