Great Lakes Legal Group PLLC

Legal Assistant/Office Manager - Southfield

Southfield, MI

Job Description

Legal Assistant/Office Manager

Posted: Friday, 10/27/2023

- Assist attorneys in preparing legal documents such as pleadings, motions, and briefs
- Conduct legal research and gather relevant information for cases
- Interview clients and witnesses to gather information for legal proceedings
- Transcribe and proofread legal documents and correspondence
- File and organize documents, both physical and electronic, in a timely manner
- Maintain calendars and schedules for attorneys
- Assist with document review and case management
- Prepare and maintain case files

- Proficient in Mycase or similar case management software

-Technologically proficient
- Strong interviewing skills to gather information from clients and witnesses
- Excellent legal drafting skills for preparing legal documents
- Accurate transcription skills for documenting meetings and hearings
- Strong organizational skills to manage multiple tasks and deadlines
- Familiarity with legal case management systems to track case progress
- Excellent written communication skills for drafting correspondence and reports
- Attention to detail when reviewing documents for accuracy

This position requires a strong understanding of legal procedures and terminology. The ideal candidate will have experience working in a law firm or legal department. A degree in paralegal studies or a related field is preferred, but not required. Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and PDF, are necessary.

If you are organized, detail-oriented, and have a passion for the legal field, we encourage you to apply. This is an excellent opportunity to work alongside experienced attorneys and gain valuable experience in the legal profession.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.86 - $25.12 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


  • Disability insurance
  • Free parking
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • On call
  • Weekends as needed
  • On the road
  • Disability insurance
  • Free parking
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

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