We are currently seeking a full time Legal Assistant in our downtown Cleveland office. The position will work directly within a fast paced growing Immigration practice that includes two partners and five paralegals. Candidates must be detail oriented, able to multi-task in a fast paced work environment, have strong phone, email, and organizational skills.
The ideal candidate must possess a high school diploma with a minimum of 5-8 years of experience working as a legal assistant. Previous experience working in an immigration law firm or service provider is preferred. Bi-lingual in Spanish is preferred but not necessary.
This position requires strong client service skills, as well as excellent verbal and written communication skills, computer proficiency, and high ability to interact with clients in person and through phone and email communications. Must be able to prioritize, manage multiple tasks and deliver high quality work with extreme attention to detail. Candidate must have the ability to work independently without supervision; self-directed but also willing to vocalize questions. Candidates must possess strong oral communication and have a comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft applications as well as strong listening and interpersonal skills.
Ulmer & Berne offers an outstanding benefit package with includes: medical/dental, 401(k) with employer contribution, life insurance, short and long term disability plans, and a generous paid time off policy.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to the attention: Human Resources at Ulmer & Berne LLP; 1660 W 2nd Street; Suite 1100; Cleveland, OH 44113 or online here.
Equal Opportunity Employer