Paralegal

  • Location
    Richmond, Virginia
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary
  • Salary
    $ 15 - $ 20
  • Category
    Office, Clerical & Administrative - Legal Assistant

Adecco is assisting a local client, a government agency, in recruiting for an experienced Paralegal in Richmond, VA. This is for a temporary contract opportunity that will give you valuable experience to enhance your career. As a Paralegal, you will assist their attorney in preparing for trials, hearings, and closings. A large part of this consists of conducting legal research and gathering relevant information to the case. The ideal candidate has a paralegal studies degree and has exceptional time management skills. If you meet the qualifications listed below and would like to find out more about the position, please Apply Now!

Responsibilities for this Paralegal position include:

- Working in a law office, paralegals act as a legal administrative assistant.
- Routinely draft documents, file motions, interview clients, and prepare retainers.
- Performed work will vary depending on the specialty of the employing firm. In this case, it will be for a government agency.
- Must be highly organized, handle pressure well, and understand the importance of deadlines.
- Must know how to relate to people in a variety of situations, be highly trustworthy, discreet, and use good judgement.
- Keen understanding of contracts and other legal documents.
- General office administration and office technology.

Qualifications:

- Associate’s degree in paralegal studies
- 1 – 3 years of experience preferred
- Certification from the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) is a PLUS!
- $15-$20/hour salary

Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to contract workers. Benefits are available to you as a contractor after one week of employment.

Click on Apply Now to be considered for this Paralegal position in Richmond, VA or any related opportunities with Adecco.


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