To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to Wuersch & Gering at recruiting(at)wg-law.com.


Wuersch & Gering, an international boutique law firm with a predominantly European clientele, is seeking a bi-lingual (German/English) junior corporate paralegal/legal assistant who will be responsible for performing corporate legal tasks, working on legal projects and providing administrative support to attorneys. The ideal candidate is a recent or upcoming college graduate with strong organizational skills, team spirit and law firm experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Primary

  • Assist assigned attorneys in creating legal documents
  • Maintenance of corporate records
  • Organize, proofread and manage documents (responsible for version control)
  • Oral and written communication with clients, outside vendors, governmental authorities and other parties
  • Billing
  • Filings and file maintenance
  • Research support

Secondary

  • Back-up other support staff in the event of absences or work overflow
  • Back-up receptionist in event of absences or when need arises
  • Perform all other tasks as reasonably requested by firm management and/or attorneys

SKILLS

This position requires proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel and PowerPoint and advanced Word skills including Styles, formatting documents and Tables of Contents; enjoy being a team player as well as work independently; be well organized and reliable; exhibit a positive attitude; and detail-oriented. Knowledge of Westlaw and/or PCLaw a plus. Transactional and/or closing experience a plus.

EDUCATION

Bachelor’s degree required

Salary commensurate with experience.



To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to Wuersch & Gering at recruiting(at)wg-law.com.