Isaacson Sheridan welcomes all qualified applicants and values diversity of all kinds, and we encourage and welcome applications from all highly qualified candidates, regardless of sex, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other personal characteristic protected by federal, state or local law, regulation or ordinance.
Isaacson Sheridan has an immediate opening for a legal/administrative assistant with a focus in the areas of corporate transactions and commercial real estate in Greensboro, NC.
Minimum one to two years related experience and/or training. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must have exceptional time management skills, the ability to effectively prioritize work/projects and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment, as well as be able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, set priorities and accommodate rush requests. Excellent interpersonal skills for frequent client contact, communication and service are expected, as well as a demonstrated ability to function in a team setting. Punctuality, accuracy and satisfactory attendance are imperative. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and Adobe Acrobat is required.
Responsibilities for the position include:
Preparing legal documents, contracts and correspondence from draft or handwritten text, specifically including both “redline” and “clean” versions.
Managing attorney calendars and assist in meeting deadlines.
Filing correspondence and legal documents in varying electronic filing systems (i.e., Office of the North Carolina Secretary of State).
Maintains and organizes new and existing client files.
Ensures proper indexing, filing or mailing of original legal documents, when necessary.
Assembles closing binders (electronic).
Isaacson Sheridan typically seeks summer clerks for one of two summer sessions. Our goal is to expose the associate to a variety of practices and give them a realistic sense of what being an associate at Isaacson Sheridan would look like. Our firm practice areas include: commercial real estate, land use, litigation, tax, entity formation, leasing and other general business matters. We participate in on campus interviews but welcome interested candidates to apply directly.
Isaacson Sheridan seeks self-motivated associates who are willing to accept challenging work and communicate with clients from the beginning of their career. We diligently seek associates who are intent on making Greensboro their home as the desire is for our associates to become our partners. We are currently seeking an associate to work in both business litigation and commercial real estate. Successful candidates should possess: excellent academic credentials, strong legal research/writing and interpersonal skills, and a commitment to exceptional work product and client service. Our firm is unique in that associates, in coordination with another attorney, are quickly working directly with clients and handling their own matters within the first 6 months of practice.