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Paralegal/Legal Assistant (remote)

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Latitude is seeking a Boston-area experienced paralegal/legal assistant who wants to work remotely for a small defense law firm. Candidate must possess the demonstrated ability to work independently and must also have strong knowledge of court rules, calendaring, e-filing procedures, a great attention to detail and possess exceptional oral and written communication skills and the ability to juggle multiple projects and deadlines.

Requirements for the Paralegal/Legal Assistant:

  • At least two years of experience working in a law firm
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Capability and experience to work independently and with a team
  • Coordinate with office attorneys, paralegals and other law firm staff on office projects
  • Assist with administrative tasks as needed, including but not limited to: drafting and typing  correspondence and miscellaneous forms/documents, creation/editing of PowerPoint presentations, preparing and submitting attorney expense reports and Firm invoices
  • Candidate should be well organized, able to self-direct and adapt to changing priorities
  • Organize and maintain file system; file correspondence, ensure proper indexing and filing of legal documents and other records in office filing system.
  • Outstanding references

Position Details for the Paralegal/Legal Assistant:

  • Type of role: Engagement or Engagement to Permanent
  • Schedule: Full time
  • Location: Remote (but close proximity to Boston, MA)
  • Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience

Latitude will not disclose your identity or propose you to prospective clients without your prior consent. Candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Only qualified applicants should apply.

About Latitude

Latitude offers life-changing engagements with companies and law firms to outstanding attorneys and paralegals.

Latitude Engagements

Great attorneys and paralegals who are seeking contract engagements or consulting roles choose to work with Latitude because of our law firm-level compensation and benefits, sophisticated and engaging work, a chance to work with great clients and peers, and a refreshing blend of freedom with self-designed boundaries. Our consulting attorneys and paralegals have the level of skill, experience, and judgment as would be expected of a permanent attorney or paralegal in a corporate legal department or law firm and the versatility to step into challenging environments and hit the ground running. If you have the right skills, personality and experience, Latitude helps you do what you are good at in a more rewarding way. Latitude attorneys and paralegals serve on a full- or part-time engagement basis, and work remotely or on-site at the client office.

Permanent Positions

Great attorneys and paralegals who are seeking permanent positions choose to work with Latitude because of our deep market knowledge, career advocacy and extensive client base. Our own practice experience and client relationships enable us to effectively tailor our candidate proposals to the specific practice strengths and interpersonal attributes that matter most to our clients and to match our candidates with the opportunities that will be most fulfilling to them.

While we are able to work only with a select few of the most outstanding candidates, our customized approach results in a high success rate.

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