Current employment opportunities in the Central PA area.

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

FT Legal Assistant/Bookkeeper wanted for busy criminal defense practice in Lancaster City.  Criminal experience preferred, but not necessary.  Please send your resume and cover letter to kellyk@goldbergbeyer.com.

Fulltime receptionist/secretary. We are looking for a self-motivated individual who possesses excellent computer and organizational skills and enjoys working with people. Submit resume to legalsec52@gmail.com

Elizabethtown: Full time legal assistant/paralegal experienced in estate planning and administration, family law and real estate. We are offering competitive salary and a pleasant office environment for an individual who enjoys working with people and has excellent organizational skills. Submit your resume along with a cover letter and references to rkmandjmm@gmail.com.

The Lancaster, PA office of Cipriani & Werner is currently seeking a full-time insurance defense workers compensation/employment law paralegal.  The paralegal is responsible for assisting attorneys by investigating facts, preparing legal documents and researching legal precedent. A high school diploma or GED required.   An associate’s degree with two years of experience in the legal field is preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience. Interested candidates should submit your resume to Kimberly Devine, Office Manager, Cipriani & Werner, P.C. 45 East Orange Street, Lancaster, PA  17602.  Email kdevine@c-wlaw.com All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.

Notice to all Attorneys – The Court is seeking to appoint a Guardian ad Litem for Children and Youth cases to fill an upcoming vacancy.  Any attorney interested in being considered for this appointment is requested to submit a letter of application to Judge David R. Workman by September 1st, 2018.  The effective date of the appointment will be December 1, 2018.  The appointment carries a caseload of approximately 75-95 children for which duties include, but are not limited to, representing the best interest of the child at each dependency proceeding, visiting with the children in their out of home placement setting, meeting and communicating with the Agency caseworker, CASA, teachers, therapists and  resource parents and attending team meetings and school meetings.  Information on compensation may be obtained by contacting Court Administration.

Elder Law Associate Gibbel Kraybill & Hess LLP, a general practice law firm, has an opening for a full-time attorney to work in the areas of Elder Law, Estate Planning and Estate/Trust Administration. The ideal candidate will have two to three years’ relevant legal experience in these areas, and a desire to be an integral part of a team-oriented environment. Send resume with references to gkhlaw@gkh.com.

Labor & Employment – Mid-Senior Level Employee Benefits Attorney – McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC, a Central PA based law firm with over 130 attorneys in 7 offices, is recruiting an experienced Labor & Employment / Employee Benefits attorney.  The ideal candidate would have at least 6 years’ experience practicing in the area of employee benefits/executive compensation.  A strong background in tax-qualified retirement plans, executive compensation, and welfare benefits plans is required.  Qualified candidates must have strong analytical and pragmatic problem-solving skills, excellent writing and communication skills, and be licensed to practice in Pennsylvania.  This position offers opportunity for significant case-handling responsibilities and direct client interaction.  Excellent academic and employment credentials required.  Voted as one of the Best Places to Work in PA, we offer a competitive salary, a broad range of benefits, and a team approach to practicing law.  Please forward a cover letter and resume to:  Kathi Lipinsky, Recruiting Coordinator, McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC, P.O. Box 1166, Harrisburg, PA  17108-1166, klipinsky@mcneeslaw.com.

Labor & Employment – Associate Attorney – McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC, a Central PA based law firm with over 130 attorneys in 7 offices, is recruiting an associate attorney for our Labor and Employment Group, resident in our Harrisburg, PA office.  The ideal candidate would have a minimum of 2 years’ experience practicing labor and employment law, and a willingness to learn employee benefits/ERISA.  A background in Federal taxation and/or employee benefits is a plus.  Excellent academic and employment credentials required.  Voted as one of the Best Places to Work in PA, we offer a competitive salary, a broad range of benefits, and a team approach to practicing law.  Please forward a cover letter and resume to:  Kathi Lipinsky, Recruiting Coordinator, McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC, P.O. Box 1166, Harrisburg, PA  17108-1166, klipinsky@mcneeslaw.com.

Staff Attorney – York – MidPenn Legal Services has an opening for a full-time attorney to work on the Mortgage Foreclosure Project, which is funded for one year and targets the following 7 counties: Adams, Berks, Dauphin, Franklin, Perry, Schuylkill and York. The Staff Attorney will be located in MidPenn’s York office. The attorney will provide legal advice and representation to income eligible individuals in the area of mortgage foreclosure. Candidates must be admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and have a commitment to the provision of high quality legal services. Bilingual (Spanish/English) strongly preferred for this position. MidPenn is an equal opportunity employer. Excellent fringe benefits (health, dental, etc.) paid holidays and generous leave. Interested persons should send a cover letter, resume to Rhodia Thomas, Executive Director, MidPenn Legal Services, 213-A North Front Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101 or via email: rthomas@midpenn.org.

Attorney – MidPenn Legal Services has an exciting opportunity for the right applicant to manage its newest Medical Legal Partnership (MLP) – Be Well Berks. The goal of this partnership will be to address legal problems including access to care faced by patients at Reading Hospital through the provision of direct legal services, education, and systemic advocacy. Current funding is for one year starting July 2018 with the goal to obtain continuing funding.  MidPenn is seeking to fill the position with a full-time attorney with 5 years’ experience to manage and provide legal representation for the client participants in the Be Well Berks MLP. The lawyer will provide representation for a broad array of legal issues including domestic violence, child custody disputes, unlawful evictions, mortgage foreclosure, and denial of crucial benefits such as health insurance, unemployment compensation and food stamps. Bilingual (Spanish/English) strongly preferred for this position. MidPenn is an equal opportunity employer. Excellent fringe benefits (health, dental, etc.) paid holidays and generous leave. Interested persons should send a cover letter, resume to Rhodia Thomas, Executive Director, MidPenn Legal Services, 213-A North Front Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101 or via email: rthomas@midpenn.org.

POSITIONS WANTED

Experienced Legal/Administrative Assistant with college degree, seeking full-time position.  Please see resume and contact information on file at the Lancaster Bar Association.

Seasoned Legal Assistant and Paralegal specializing in Family Law, Corporate Law, MDJ Civil Complaints (including Confessions of Judgments) and estate-planning matters.  I offer flat and hourly rates.  Contacts can be made via e-mail at dhopmce@hotmail.com.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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