Meridian Law Group, is a progressive law firm with a friendly and professional atmosphere. We operate a paperless, technology-oriented practice with a focus on providing superior client service. Our Lloydminster office is currently seeking a permanent part time Legal Assistant position. The hours for this position will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday. The Legal Assistant will perform primarily criminal, civil and estate law support. This position has many facets including substantial client interaction, managing client paper and electronic files, ongoing correspondence with clients, preparation of legal documents for lawyer’s review, and assistance with legal aid billing. The successful candidate will be professional, outgoing, motivated with excellent interpersonal skills. The successful candidate will be highly organized with strong attention to detail and the ability to multi-task. Responsibilities: • Liaising with clients based on lawyer’s instructions • Drafting, editing and proofreading routine correspondence, letters and other related documents • Maintaining and organizing client contacts, physical and electronic files and lawyer’s calendar • Conducting corporate and title searches • Enter time and expenses into accounting software • Prioritizing workflow to ensure completion of accurate work within established timelines • Other duties as assigned Qualifications and Experience: • Previous legal office experience is preferred • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office • Familiarity with PC Law software is an asset • Strong written and verbal communication skills • Superb accuracy, attention to detail and time management skills • Self-starter who is able to take initiative, multi-task and work well under pressure both independently and in a team setting • Responsible, dependable and consistent • Takes pride and ownership in the finished work product Please send your resume and cover letter by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. No telephone inquiries please. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.