Litigation/Legal Assistant (Trusts and Estates)

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Located in Virginia Beach, VA

Our client, a prominent Virginia Beach trust and estates law firm, is seeking full-time Litigation/Legal Assistant for their growing practice.  You will be assisting practice attorneys with writing documents and doing research. 

This is a DIRECT HIRE, PERMANENT Position.

PAY: Generous benefits package, salary commensurate with education and experience.    



  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 2016, with emphasis on Word, Outlook, and Excel is expected; skills with Adobe Acrobat Pro and PowerPoint are positives
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Experience in civil litigation will be appreciated; if none, candidate should be willing to acquire skills in these practice areas, including petitions for conservatorship, will contests and removal of fiduciaries
  • Must have excellent writing ability.
  • Exhibit good organizational skills and self-motivation,
  • Reflect professional integrity in legal work as well as interaction with clients and colleagues.
  • Managing attorney calendars and scheduling court appearances
  • Preparing and transmitting correspondence
  • Must have 3+ years of experience in legal assistant role



Please email your up to date resume (in a Word Document or other editable format. No links please) to: and include the job title (Litigation/Legal Assistant, K140) on the subject line. If your experience and skills match the job requirements we will contact you to continue the screening/interview process.


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