DLA Piper LLP (US) is a leading global business law firm. We are committed to attracting, developing, ...
DLA Piper LLP (US) is a leading global business law firm. We are committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the best people across our practice and business service groups. We are looking for collaborative, results oriented people who enjoy working in a fast paced environment and have exceptional problem solving skills. If you are a highly talented Administrative Assistant interested in working closely with clients, attorneys and paralegals, assisting attorneys in all stages of Litigation and Corporate Law ? we want to hear from you! This position is located in the Reston, VA office. Your standard hours will be 9:00 am -5:30 pm. The Legal Support Services department provides lawyers with a high-level of practice group support and is involved in the day-to-day management of clients and matters. The focus for legal support team members is on exceptional customer service. Working collaboratively across teams, locally, regionally and nationally, we tap into each individual?s strengths and experience while providing all with an avenue to share expertise with other team members. The legal support team structure allows all its members to feel they have the ability to make an impact on the longer term success of the firm, which they do. This structure also encourages career development and allows flexible scheduling, providing a wealth of training and mentoring to help you excel and to expand your skill set and your boundaries. Minimum Requirements: + High school diploma + 2 years clerical experience in a law firm or professional service environment + Proficiency in MS Office + Intermediate MS Word skills + Good communication and interpersonal skills + Good organization and strong attention to detail Preferred Requirements: + College degree + Experience in a law firm or professional services organization + Experience working in a Litigation and/or Corporate law department What will your day look like? Your responsibilities will include a broad range of administrative tasks to include document maintenance, production and editing, proofreading. You will be responsible for using appropriate firm resources in delegating, tracking and following up on numerous administrative tasks and seeing projects through to a successful completion. We offer exceptional career opportunities in an environment that is challenging, rewarding, and, we believe, truly different from our competitors. Our employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and a dynamic and diverse environment in which they can build a long and fruitful career and reap the rewards of their success. To learn more about DLA Piper, please visit our website EOE-Protected Veterans/Disability Agency applications will not be considered.