Schaeffer Law is in search of a part-time legal assistant to work approximately 8-12 hours per week in its Clayton, MO office. Prior experience in legal environment helpful, but not required. Possible opportunity for student. Employment is year round, not seasonal.
Candidates must have excellent writing, communication, and computer skills.
Duties may include: phone calls with clients, the court, and opposing counsels; scheduling appointments and hearings; preparing simple court documents; e-filing documents in state and federal court; invoicing and collections calls; letter and email correspondence with clients; preparing discovery requests and ensuring discovery compliance; sending and responding to e-mails; overall file maintenance; assisting attorney with preparing for hearings and trials, and possibly attending court settings with the attorney, if necessary.
Additional duties may be assigned as needed.
Employment will begin in January 2018.
Send resume and references to Clay at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested. Cover letters welcomed.