Brown Naegle Crider & Jensen, LLC, a successful, fast-growing law firm based in Mesa, Arizona. The firm is looking for a Criminal & Immigration Law Paralegal/Legal Secretary to join their team. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing firm and gain valuable legal experience under the direction of Senior Attorneys, Associates, and an experienced legal staff.
This position will be directly responsible for working with 2 criminal defense/immigration attorneys and the legal support staff, and will be responsible for overseeing file management, client communication, document preparation, general office duties, etc. A commitment to quality work, client service skills, and a strong attention to detail are all required.
Specific duties included:
Telephone and personal client service, maintenance of positive client relations
Calendar management—scheduling appointments, hearings, deadlines, etc.
Drafting legal documents and correspondence for respective attorneys
Creation and maintenance of physical files and e-files
Research inquiries and requests for information
As needed, support receptionist with telephones
General office duties as assigned
Certified Paralegal or 1-2 years’ experience in Criminal Law preferred
Proficient in Microsoft Office and familiar with practice management software
Must be a self-starter and have a strong attention to detail
Must have excellent communication skills and be able to work well with co-workers and maintain positive client relations
Additional Salary Information: Compensation depends on experience