Lubbock County Legal Assistant in Lubbock, Texas

Department:Regional Public Defender/Capital Cases

Job Name:Legal Assistant

Job Description:Under the general supervision of the Chief Public Defender, provides a variety of complex and technical legal document preparation and other secretarial support to attorneys, investigators and other staff, which are often confidential and may include the use of problem solving skills and independent decision-making. Prepares files and materials for use in court appearances. Acts as the office manager. Provides limited supervision to other legal assistants and interns. Performs other duties as assigned. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Any combination of education and experience that would provide the individual the ability to be proficient in the essential duties listed. Must be able to type at a net rate of 50 words per minute. At least two years of experience in processing legal documents in a court, criminal justice or legal office setting preferred.

This office is located in Burnet, Texas with anticipation of moving to the Northwest Austin area by October 1, 2017.

Job Attachments:No Attachments

Open Date:6/19/2017

Close Date:Closes When Filled

Cover Letter Required:Yes

Resume Required:Yes

Transcript Required:No

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