Kelly Services Law Clerk / Paralegal - Multiple Immediate Openings!! in Rochester, New York

Job Description

This is your foot in the door, and a great way to gain experience! We have several entry-level clerk positions available in multiple departments at a law firm in down town Rochester! This firm has been around for 160 years, and they serve a broad spectrum of clients. We need reliable, professional, and ambitious individuals. This position provides legal support in some to all aspects of default services. Temp to hire with room for growth! Schedule is 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Position pays typically $13.00/hr to start, $13.50 when hired permanent!

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Draft miscellaneous documents needed throughout the foreclosure process

  2. Run searches per client instructions

  3. Assist with sending documents for filing/recording and notating client systems

  4. All other duties as assigned


  1. Work closely with attorneys for maintaining structured and comprehensive case files

  2. Ability to prioritize and organize work effectively to meet strict deadlines

  3. Read and interpret court, client attorney, trustee and debtor emails

  4. Work closely with other employees in a team-familiarized manner

  5. Offer help to teammates if your caseload is light

  6. Maintain superior relations with clients

  7. Maintain a professional attitude and be respectful of others around you

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Associates Degree and/or High School Diploma with commensurate administrative work experience.

Required Knowledge and Experience: This position requires at least one year of office/customer service experience and/or law firm experience. Applicants must be proficient in Microsoft Office Programs, including Windows, Word, Excel, Outlook, as well as Adobe or PDF Docs. Document Management software experience is also preferred.

Core Competencies: Dependability, attention to detail, good spelling, ability to meet deadlines in a fast paced environment, excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to produce a professional work-product with minimal errors, ability to work independently, with little or no direction, to multi-task, prioritize and problem-solve, strong positive interpersonal skills, ability to work in a team environment, and good time management skills.

Physical Requirements: Although a mainly sedentary position, applicants must have the ability to carry files, bend and stand for extended periods of time.

Apply to this posting today or send your updated resume to for immediate consideration. Know someone else in the Rochester area who might be interested? Feel free to pass this information along!

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