We are hiring: Legal Assistant - Santa Fe Office

Legal Assistant - Santa Fe Office

 

THE FIRM

 

Noble & Vrapi, P.A. is a premier full service immigration law firm with offices in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Las Cruces, and El Paso. We offer high quality services and have an excellent reputation among clients, colleagues, and the community. Our mission is simple: “Breaking Barriers, Changing Lives.” For more on our core values: http://www.noblelawfirm.com/core-values

 

THE POSITION

 

We are hiring for a full time legal assistant to work in our Santa Fe office in matters of family immigration and removal defense litigation. This position requires someone who has extreme attention to detail, can follow instructions closely, and has excellent written and oral communication skills.

 

Mission

Assume all non-attorney tasks in all family and litigation immigration cases so as to enable attorneys to increase efficiency and volume. Take ownership of cases and prepare error-free, fileable quality work product.

 

Outcomes

  • Within the first 6 months on the job:
    • Adhere to firm mission and core values.
    • Be able to prepare error-free filings with as much accuracy as possible and minimal supervision for attorney review
      • Collect client information, diligently, strategically, and independently. 
      • Analyze information obtained and bring up perceived problems to attorney for further discussion and decision making.
      • Draft forms, cover letters, declarations, and pleadings accurately with minimal supervision for attorney review.

 

Competencies

  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Fluency in written and oral English and Spanish
  • Teamwork
  • Great organization, planning, follow-through, and time-management skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Creative problem-solving and reasoning skills
  • Professional attitude and demeanor
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to work independently on collaborative projects
  • Efficiency
  • Persistence
  • Strong inductive and deductive reasoning skills

 

Location

Santa Fe, NM.

 

Full Time

The position is full time, Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm.

 

Experience

No prior legal experience required.

 

Compensation

Competitive compensation package.  

 

HOW TO APPLY

 

Send resume to:

careers@noblelawfirm.com

 

In the subject line, please enter: <Last name, First name>; Legal Assistant Position Santa Fe

 

In the body of the email, in no more than four sentences, please state why you are interested in the position.

 

Attachments: Resume is required. References must be included in the resume. Please submit transcripts with the application or indicate in the the application that transcripts have been requested and will be supplemented upon receipt.