Job Posting:  Legal Assistant

Salary $38k – $45k Per Year

Prestigious Clearwater law firm is currently seeking a dynamic Legal Assistant.  This full-time position is an excellent opportunity for a motivated individual to grow within our organization.

Qualified applicants should possess a college degree, have at least two years’ experiencein Civil Litigation, as a Legal Assistant. 


  • Assist Senior Paralegal
  • Work under direct supervision of Senior Paralegal to partner
  • Assist in all aspects of litigation
  • Assist with scheduling hearings, depositions and filing deadlines
  • Maintain database/electronic client file
  • Process mail
  • Create pleadings, proofread transcribed dictation and create letters
  • Ability to take instruction and work independently where appropriate


  • A two degree from an accredited college or university
  • One-year experience as a Legal Assistant with a concentration in Litigation
  • Knowledge of standard office practices and use of office equipment
  • Professional appearance, excellent client relations skills and telephone etiquette, and must be a team player
  • Experience using Microsoft Office Word, knowledge of PC Law andWorldox a plus
  • Knowledge and experience in civil litigation and civil rules of procedure
  • Knowledge of probate, trust and guardianship litigation and the Probate Code, a plus
  • Knowledge of e-filing, protocols, and court system in Civil Court, Probate Court and Appellate Court
  • Satisfactory knowledge of day-to-day operations of a legal office
  • Excellent secretarial and organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work under pressure

Hours:  Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm

We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package.  

Applicants must meet the posted qualifications to be considered. No phone calls will be accepted.–f378bccc-a7d7-41ee-8b6f-f5df72404897?jaxtrd=ymlkptaumjgmymlkdhlwzt1jcgmmc3jjpvppcfjly3j1axrlcizqswq9nzazyzm5mgu2mthmmjk0ztbhntnlotdjy2njnmywmdkmzw1kptyumdamcghjzd02dw5ijmvcawq9mc4zjmlcawq9mc4z&cid=09ffb496-b300-4be2-8d17-54ff9c0670b1&tracking-details=ymlkptaumzamymlkdhlwzt1jcgmmc3jjpupbwczqswq9yzexyznhoddmnti0zjhmmtrkywfjyjeyyjmzzduyndemzw1kptaumdamcghjzd1pcw9yjmvcawq9mc4z