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Legal Administrator Job Description

Behind any successful legal team is a strong legal administrator.

What do legal administrators do?

Legal administrative professionals support firms or individual attorneys, taking responsibility for the following tasks:

  • Responding to correspondence from clients, judges, colleagues and other attorneys
  • Managing records retrieval, storage and organization
  • Conducting research in support of cases or current issues
  • Responding to media requests
  • Setting up appointments
  • Managing office inventory
  • Preparing legal complaints, motions, summonses and subpoenas under the direction of an attorney

Professional associations for administrative legal administrators

A great way to network, learn and advance in the field of legal administration is to join the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA). With nearly 10,000 members worldwide, the ALA sponsors professional development sessions, provides career support and hosts the annual ALA Conference and Exposition.

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  • Location: Brentwood, Tennessee
    Date Posted: 01/17
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Real Property
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Do you love processing and closing real estate transactions?  Would you like to work for one of Nashville's great law firms?  If so, I...View Details.
  • Location: Phoenix, Arizona
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is seeking an Administrative Assistant with a background in Accounting! This person will be in charge of the firm's front desk and will be professional, pleasant and will greet clients and attorneys!
     
    Duties include:
    - Accounting and payroll...
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  • Location: Oakland County, Michigan
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Corporate Immigration Legal Secretary
     
    Job Overview:
    Company:  Special Counsel Employee Type:  Contract or Direct Hire
    Location: Oakland County, Michigan Required experience:  2+...
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  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Intellectual Property
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    An Intellectual Property Legal Assistant job in Detroit, Michigan is available courtesy of Special Counsel.  You will need at least three...View Details.
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Litigation Paralegal Job Detroit, Michigan
     
    Job Overview:
    Company:  Special Counsel Req’d Experience:  3+...
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  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Corporate Immigration Paralegal Job Oakland County, Michigan
     
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    Company:  Special Counsel Employee Type:...
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  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    File Clerk Job in Southeast Michigan
    Job Overview:
    Company: Special Counsel Employee Type: Direct Hire
    Location: South East Michigan Required Experience: High School Diploma and 1+ year relevant experience
    Contact Information
    Email: Detroit@SpecialCounsel.com
    Telephone:...
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  • Location: Denver, Colorado
    Date Posted: 01/05
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Are you a recent graduate that would like to experience working for a law firm before going to Law School?  If so, this may be the perfect legal...View Details.
  • Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Date Posted: 01/04
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is searching for an Administrative Assistant for our prestigious client in the Pittsburgh, PA area.  The duties of this position will consist of maintaining calendars, scheduling/booking travel arrangements, making copies, filing documents, ordering supplies and...View Details.
  • Location: San Antonio, Texas
    Date Posted: 01/02
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Administrative Asst
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel, the largest full-service provider of legal staffing and recruiting services in the United States, is currently seeking candidates for a TEMPORARY Facilities Assistant View Details.
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