Legal Team Specialist
Reston , VA 20190
DLA Piper LLP (US) is a leading global business law firm. We are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the best people across our practice and business service groups.
We are looking for collaborative, results oriented people who enjoy working in a fast paced environment and have exceptional problem solving skills. If you are a highly talented legal team specialist interested in supporting legal secretaries, and attorneys of the firm, we want to hear from you! This position is located in the Reston office.
Standard hours will span a standard business day and be determined upon hire. Relocation will be offered according to the firm's policy. The Secretarial Services department provides lawyers with a high-level of practice group support and is involved in the day-to-day management of clients and matters. Minimum Requirements: + High school diploma + 2 years of clerical experience in a law firm or professional services organization
- Proficient in MS Word and Excel + Strong communication and interpersonal skills + Team-oriented + Accurate proofreader + Strong attention to detail + Ability to work independently Preferred Requirements: + Some college course work What will your day look like? Your responsibilities will include creating, transcribing, revising, proofreading and maintaining a variety of legal documents.
You will organize and manage e-Rooms and document closing binders, coordinate meetings, send invitations, book conference rooms, order food/beverage services, and other administrative tasks. You will exercise judgment in delegating administrative tasks to appropriate firm resources and maintain responsibility for all work and ensure that is completed on time and is a quality work product. You will provide general client support and have client contact.
We offer exceptional career opportunities in an environment that is challenging, rewarding, and, we believe, truly different from our competitors. Our employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and a dynamic and diverse environment in which they can build a long and fruitful career and reap the rewards of their success. To learn more about DLA Piper, please visit our website at https://www.dlapiper.com/en/us/aboutus/ We (DLA Piper) are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Agency applications will not be considered.