Legal Jobs in Chennai

Vox Group

Legal Assistant

Full Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Preparing affidavits, legal correspondence and other documents for attorneys.
  • Organizing and maintaining documents in a paper or electronic filing system.
  • Meeting with clients, attorneys, and other professionals to talk about case details.
  • Filing pleadings with court clerk.
  • Helping prepare for trial by organizing exhibits and assisting with other tasks as needed.
  • Preparing briefs, wills, contracts, real estate closing statements, pleadings, appeals, and other legal documents.
  • Investigating facts and laws of cases and searching public records and other resources to prepare cases and determine causes of action.
  • Directing and coordinating law office activity, including delivery of subpoenas.
  • Gathering and analyzing statutes, decisions, and legal articles, codes, documents and other data.
  • Calling on witnesses to testify at hearings.
  • Keeping law library up-to-date by monitoring legal volumes.

Requirements:

  • Certificate of completion from an ABA-approved paralegal certification program of education and training, or an associate degree in paralegal studies.
  • Associate degree.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, specifically Outlook, Word, and Excel.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Must be able to effectively multi-task, manage time-sensitive documents and have exceptional organizational skills in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able to function effectively in a busy, team-oriented environment.
  • Office administration experience.
  • Must also have a driving license and is required to travel (40% of the job) alone for legal work.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: ₹12,000.00 – ₹20,000.00 per month

Benefits:

  • Commuter assistance

Schedule:

  • Day shift

Supplemental pay types:

  • Performance bonus

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (Required)

Experience:

  • Legal Drafting: 2 years (Required)

Language:

  • Tamil (Required)
  • English (Required)

License/Certification:

  • Drivers License for two wheeler or Four wheeler (Required)