Busy, high quality, real estate law practice seeks entry level attorney who is an effective team player and is willing to learn and assist in a professional law office setting, as a candidate will be joining a team of experienced staff. Candidate must have excellent computer and fast typing skills using a dictation/transcription machine, and strong detail-oriented organizational skills. Position requires the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with "high profile" clients, opposing parties, attorneys and new clients in person, by telephone, and in writing. Knowledge of MS Word and Excel preferred. Daily tasks involve communications, typing, reviewing and preparing legal documents and closing statements, occasional local traveling, and other administrative functions, including basic accounting.
Able to work as a "team" player
Pay attention to detail
Ability to anticipate needs and make sound decisions
Ability to work well in a team environment, getting along with multiple personalities and be proactive in assisting and supporting others, providing backup as needed