Legal Assistant III
Also referred to as: Legal Assistant III, Paralegal Support Associate III
Requirements and Responsibilities
Performs administrative and paralegal duties for attorneys or legal firms. Utilizes a variety of sources such as statutes, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, and legal codes to research and analyze legal topics. Drafts and edits legal documents such as briefs, pleadings, motions, and contracts. Conducts fact-finding, data collection, and analysis used to prepare statements and arguments. Manages, organizes, and archives documents with software tools and technology. Assists with scheduling and client correspondence. Typically requires an associate degree. Typically requires Paralegal Certification. Typically reports to an attorney. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Typically requires 3-5 years of related experience.
Similar Jobs:  Legal Assistant I, Legal Assistant II, Legal Assistant IV, Legal Secretary III, Legal Records Clerk III, Legal Secretary II, Legal Secretary I, Legal Secretary IV, Legal Records Specialist III
Level of Education:  Legal Assistant III Salaries with No Diploma, Legal Assistant III Salaries with a High School Diploma or Technical Certificate, Legal Assistant III Salaries with an Associate's Degree, Legal Assistant III Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Legal Assistant III Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Legal Assistant III Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
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