Legal Secretary/Paralegal

Denman & Lerner Co., L.P.A. Mentor , OH 44060

Posted 3 weeks ago

Growing Mentor law firm seeking to fill a full time or near full time position for an entry level legal secretary or paralegal. The ideal candidate will have 1-2 years minimum of experience working in a busy general practice law firm. The position will require successful communication and word processing skills. The candidate will support general firm needs with respect to opening files, requesting medical records and billing, completing basic form work, general legal letter writing and preparation of simple pleadings and bankruptcy petitions. A welcoming phone demeanor and the ability to respond to phone calls professionally is necessary. Strong organizational skills are a must.


A successful candidate for the role will be task oriented, have basic experience in medical record retrieval, have solid word processing skills and will have at least some experience in general legal letter writing and pleading preparation. A desire to manage and direct phone calls is also required. Finally, the successful candidate will be self motivated, willing to work as part of a team and interested in growing and learning while on the job.


Salary is commensurate with experience.

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Legal Secretary/Paralegal

Denman & Lerner Co., L.P.A.