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Senior Paralegal

$38,000 – $65,000 yearly

Mercer County Works

Last Updated: 9/04/22

Job Description

Senior Paralegal
Law Firm offers an excellent opportunity for a Senior Paralegal / Legal Secretary to join our quickly growing Freehold office team. The ideal candidate will have experience in plaintiff's personal injury, criminal defense and real estate - and be eager to learn and grow.

Position Tasks: Opening files and keeping them organized and maintained through completion; Drafting documents and motions; Maintaining attorney's calendars; Interacting with clients and attorneys; Revising real estate contracts; Other tasks that arise in a general law practice.

Requirements: (1) At least 4 years of prior law office experience; (2) Strong computer skills, particularly with Microsoft Word, Excel and Quickbooks; (3) Ability to multi-task and think creatively

Compensation: Salary to be based on experience and/or other qualifications. The position offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and the opportunity to be part of the firms continued growth.

What to do next: Provide resume with qualifications

About the office: The office environment consists of friendly and hard working staff.

*As Covid-19 remains on everyone's mind, we are equipped to work remotely and continue to maintain the office in the safest way, complying with all state and federal guidelines to protect our staff and the community
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Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $38,000.00 - $65,000.00 per year


401(k) matching
Paid time off
Retirement plan


Monday to Friday

Supplemental Pay:

Bonus pay

Ability to Commute/Relocate:

Freehold, NJ 07728 (Required)


Real Estate law: 2 years (Preferred)
personal injury law: 2 years (Required)
criminal defense: 2 years (Preferred)
Paralegal / legal secretary: 4 years (Required)
QuickBooks: 2 years (Preferred)


English (Required)
Spanish (Preferred)

Work Location:

One location

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
Innovative -- prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity
High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment

Work Remotely:


COVID-19 Precaution(s):

Remote interview process
Personal protective equipment provided or required
Temperature screenings
Social distancing guidelines in place
Virtual meetings
Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

Company Details

Princeton, New Jersey, United States
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