At Johnston, Allison and Hord our ability to provide service to our clients extends past our legal professionals.
Paralegals and staff provide support to the Firm’s legal activities, while also addressing key non-legal business operations. We appreciate your interest in Johnston, Allison & Hord, an equal opportunity employer.
For information about paralegal and/or staff opportunities at Johnston, Allison and Hord, please see below for job listings.
Commercial Real Estate Legal Assistant
The law firm of Johnston, Allison & Hord is seeking a Legal Assistant with 5+ years of experience in commercial real estate and transactional work. This includes all aspects of administrative duties, preparing legal documents, preparing commercial real estate closing binders/CDs, spreadsheets, handling incoming/outgoing faxes and mail, filing, importing electronic documents, document formatting, scanning documents, client billing and time entry/edit, opening new client/case files, performing thorough conflict checks, scheduling meetings and calendaring accordingly, reserving conference rooms, making travel arrangements, and submitting check requests/expense reports.
This position requires excellent organizational skills to maintain a high volume of documents, excellent attention to detail, strong communication skills, accurate typing of 70+ wpm and proofreading skills, and the ability to handle several projects at one time and meet multiple deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office 2010 products to include Advanced Word, Outlook and Excel, PDF Software, DM, Workshare, and Juris preferred.
We offer an excellent salary and benefit package.