The Law Offices of Gary M. Gilbert & Associates (GMGA) is a civil rights employment law firm seeking motivated and reliable candidates for a full-time paralegal position. We are a midsize firm centrally located in downtown Silver Spring, MD, which practices nationwide. Duties include preparing for hearings and depositions, drafting correspondence, interviewing witnesses, managing and serving documents and performing legal research. Competitive salary and benefits package offered. Starting salary for a college graduate with no prior paralegal experience is $15/hour. Experience working at a law firm is a plus, but is not required.
Skills Required for Job: Personable, prompt, reliable, and self-motivated, with attention to detail; a team player; computer literate and familiar with Microsoft Office. Effectively and professionally able to communicate with staff, clients, and outside callers is essential.
Please include a detailed cover letter that includes the answer to why you want this job as opposed to another job, resume, writing sample of between two to five pages in length (does not need to be legal) and be prepared to provide references upon request. Submit all material to Tyesia Wheeler at firstname.lastname@example.org