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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: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Date Posted: 06/26
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel has an outstanding job opportunity in Pittsburgh, PA for a Litigation Secretary who can also perform some Paralegal-type duties.  This is a growing firm looking for someone who can anticipate needs and think ahead.  If you have law firm experience, excellent...View Details.
  • Location: Florham Park, New Jersey
    Date Posted: 06/26
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Immigration
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel has an entry-level Legal Clerk job in Morris County, New Jersey, available with a law firm client.  If you are a bright college...View Details.
  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia
    Date Posted: 06/23
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Library and Records
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Special Counsel has a great job opportunity for a Case Assistant. This is a potential temp-to-hire opportunity. This firm is very busy and growing. This is a wonderful chance to join a great firm!
     
    Ideal Candidate will have experience with creating new case files, processing...
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  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 06/23
    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: 06/23
    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: 06/23
    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: Oakland County, Michigan
    Date Posted: 06/23
    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: 06/23
    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: Nashville, Tennessee
    Date Posted: 06/22
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Bankruptcy Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A direct-hire Bankruptcy Legal Secretary job in Nashville, Tennessee is currently available courtesy of Special Counsel.  To be considered for this position you must be organized, detail-oriented, able to multi-task and handle a fast-paced environment.  You will work for a...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 06/19
    Position: Administrative
    Practice Area: Open
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Do you have an interest in working for a major DC law firm? Do you have an ambition to delve into pro bono work? Then this may be the job for you! A...View Details.
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