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Personal Injury Legal Assistant

  • New York City, NY
  • 1 day ago

Midtown Plaintiff's Personal Injury Firm seeks a legal assistant to handle various duties, which would include obtaining medical records and setting up client appointments with medical providers....

Executive Legal Assistant

  • Martin Clearwater U0026 Bell Llp
  • New York, NY
  • 22 hours ago

Executive Legal Assistant Martin Clearwater & Bell LLP New York, NY Full-Time Apply on company site Job Details favorite_border We are seeking to hire an Executive Assistant with legal secretarial experience...

Legal Assistant - Intake

  • Parker Waichman LLP
  • Port Washington, NY
  • 15 hours ago

Our busy Port Washington law firm is seeking a legal assistant who is: well organized & detail oriented a motivated team player a skilled communicator with excellent phone manners (bonus if you can...

Receptionist (Bi-Lingual)/Legal Assistant

  • New York City, NY
  • moments ago

Growing Midtown plaintiff's personal injury firm seeks experienced Bi-Lingual (Spanish/English) Receptionist for a busy personal injury law firm. Candidate will assist with front desk reception...

Legal Assistant

  • Signature Bank
  • New York, NY
  • 22 hours ago

Legal Assistant In this position, you will serve as a member of Signature Bank's Legal Department as a Legal Assistant....

Legal Assistant With Clear

  • Legal Assistant Clear Greater Nyc Area
  • New York, NY
  • 1 day ago

LEGAL// Legal Assistant CLEAR | GREATER NYC AREA Founded in 2010, CLEAR's mission is to create frictionless experiences....

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Legal Assistant (OA

  • Internal Revenue Service
  • Westbury, NY
  • 12 hours ago

To qualify for this position of Legal Assistant (OA) you must meet the qualification requirements listed below by the closing of this announcement: Basic Requirement for Legal Assistant (OA): Office...

Our client, a busy trial attorney with an active practice in NY and CA, is looking for an entry level legal assistant to work with their teams, supporting paralegals and attorneys....

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Legal Assistant

  • Antonelli & Antonelli
  • New York, NY
  • 1 day ago

Antonelli & Antonelli seeks a dynamic and engaging legal assistant to focus on client intake and office administration....

Legal Assistant

  • Jackson Heights, NY
  • 3 days ago

Attorney seeking assistant for immigration matters, mostly asylum cases. This position is open to attorneys and non-attorneys. If money is your primary motivation, please dont apply. You will be...

Spanish speaking Legal Assistant

  • White Plains, NY
  • 13 hours ago

Looking for a Spanish speaking Legal Assistant to help a solo attorney based in White Plains with immigration cases. 2 years of law office experience required....

Department - Counsels Office - Legal Assistant

  • Metropolitan Museum Art
  • New York, NY
  • 3 days ago

Alternatively, applications can be submitted via email to [ Email address blocked ] - Click here to apply to Dept - Counsels Office - Legal Assistant please reference position "Legal Assistant - Counsels...

Patent Prosecution Legal Assistant Local And Remote

  • Hanley, Flight U0026 Zimmerman, Llc
  • New York, NY
  • 3 days ago

A legal assistant typically works with one to three patent practitioners....

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Legal Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Comparing Legal Techniques

The comparative research of the characteristics of legal techniques of different societies is necessary to understand the respective part of the development of law.
The course is focused...

Decoding Forensics for Legal Professionals
Explore commonly relied on disciplines in forensics

Today, forensic evidence is integral to criminal investigations and trials. Therefore, it is important for legal professionals to have an...

Online Legal Administrative Assistant Certification
From the scores of courses and certifications available on the market, the ExpertRating Legal Administrative Assistant Certification is the one that is developed with years of hard work and...

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Highest Education Level

Legal Assistants in New York offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (28.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (14.2%)
  • Master's Degree (8.9%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (6.5%)
  • Some College (1.3%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Legal Assistants in New York
  • Less than 1 year (40.5%)
  • 1-2 years (20.3%)
  • None (18.0%)
  • 2-4 years (9.6%)
  • 4-6 years (7.9%)
  • 6-8 years (2.4%)
  • 8-10 years (1.1%)

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