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Legal Assistant - McKinley Irvin Family Law - Vancouver, WA

09/22/2022 7:11 AM | Anonymous

Family Law Legal Assistant - Vancouver, WA

Ranked 4th in Puget Sound Business Journal’s Best Workplaces for 2022’s medium business category, McKinley Irvin is seeking a dynamic and experienced on-site Legal Assistant to join the McKinley Irvin family in our downtown Vancouver Office. For a full job description, please visit:

https://www.paycomonline.net/v4/ats/web.php/jobs/ViewJobDetails?job=37551&clientkey=6BB1C280CC57C5A22AA5705137AB61D2

What we offer:

  • Work that makes a meaningful difference in the lives of others
  • A supportive community of purpose-driven individuals
  • On-site camaraderie with industry professionals 
  • Training and development opportunities to design a career you love
  • Competitive compensation, time off, and benefits
  • State-of-the-art technology, resources, and support
  • $20-$25 /hour, commensurate with applicable experience

What you contribute:

First and foremost, we are empathetic advocates for our clients. We provide a supportive refuge during their time of crisis, while relentlessly pursuing the best possible outcome for their futures. To continue our mission, we are looking for similarly minded, full-time Legal Assistants. If you want to build your future along with ours, we'd love to hear from you.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist legal teams with detailed categorization and document indexing of client paperwork (tax returns, pay stubs, bank statements, etc.)
  • Assist legal teams with opening new client physical files
  • Assist legal teams with drafting, filing, serving, and tracking general pleadings and documents/correspondence (Notice of Appearance, Notice of Absence, Notice of Intent to Withdraw, Transmittal Memorandums, etc.)
  • Assist legal teams with processing incoming and outgoing mail, and legal messenger deliveries, and provide copies to client via client's preferred method (email, mail)

Requirements:

  • At least 2 years of legal assistant experience is required, with family law experience strongly preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Ability to meet multiple deadlines under time constraints
  • Attention to detail and ability to multi-task
  • High degree of professionalism and dependability
  • Able to work regular office hours (8 am-5 pm) onsite in downtown Vancouver office

About McKinley Irvin:

With offices in Seattle, Tacoma, Bellevue, Everett, Kirkland, Vancouver, and Portland, OR McKinley Irvin is the Pacific Northwest's largest family law firm. For over 30 years, we've dedicated ourselves to our clients, their families, and the evolving nature of what it means to be a family. It is our goal to achieve the best possible results for our clients, while at the same time delivering world-class personal service.

Our Philosophy:

We believe families are the root of civilization, that healthy families create healthy communities, and that communities are the foundation of the country. By helping one family at a time, we better our society.

Washington State Paralegal Association
19540 International Blvd., Ste. 105
SeaTac, WA 98188

206.653.7259

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