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Career Opportunities

Law Clerk/Legal Secretary

Posted on: Aug 28, 2018

Burns Associates is currently seeking a Law Clerk or Legal Secretary to assist a busy lawyer. We prefer that the applicants have at least one year experience, however, all applicants will be reviewed and considered.

Duties included are as follows:

- Scheduling meetings and screening new clientele;

- Diarizing meetings;

- Drafting various pleadings;

- Drafting correspondence, including letters to counsel and clients;

- Reviewing correspondence and providing brief summaries to the lawyer;

- Managing document production, including obtaining productions and/or undertakings from clients and other parties; compiling and monitoring affidavits of documents; and creating and maintaining summaries of productions;

- Reviewing files, monitoring follow up items, and performing clerical tasks as required

The ideal applicant must:

- Be detail oriented, efficient, organized and able to multi-task;

- Be conscientious and deadline oriented with their work;

- Have a strong work ethic and be confident to work independently.


Burns Associates

We thank all applicants for showing interest in the available position. Please forward your cover letter and resume to katie@adburnslaw.com. All applications will be reviewed and considered.  
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