Current employment opportunities in the Central Pennsylvania area.

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Immediate Opening for a Casualty Defense Litigation Paralegal in the Lancaster Area. Strong writing, reasoning, and computer skills required. Casualty litigation experience preferred. Firm offers paralegals a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes medical, dental, life insurance, disability, Profit Sharing 401(k), generous paid time off, paid professional association membership, and flexible work schedules. Email resume and cover letter, along with salary requirements to egiordano@postschell.com.

The Lancaster office of Cipriani & Werner is currently seeking a full time associate attorney.  The associate represents clients in litigation matters providing excellent client service.  The associate manages paralegals and legal secretaries with completion of all legal documents and client interactions.  J.D. and license to practice law in the state of Pennsylvania required.  Interested candidates should submit your resume to Kimberly Devine, Office Manager, Cipriani & Werner, P.C., 45 East Orange Street, Lancaster, PA  17602.  E-mail to kdevine@c-wlaw.com.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age or veteran status.

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.

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.

Seeking a Talented Associate.  At Atlee Hall, LLP, we are trial attorneys committed to helping significantly injured persons achieve justice by holding negligent organizations responsible for wrongful actions. We have decades of experience representing clients throughout Central Pennsylvania and we are nationally recognized as bringing an innovative approach to resolving cases. Our vision is to create a safer, more accountable community for everyone.  We are currently seeking a talented, full-time associate to join our office in Lancaster, PA.  Ideally, the candidate will have 1-2 years of experience in a civil litigation firm, though we will consider new graduates and candidates with other practice area experience. The candidate should have an excellent academic record and aspirations of being a plaintiffs’ trial attorney, representing clients injured through medical malpractice and/or defective automobiles and products. We are committed to professional development and are seeking a dedicated, enthusiastic candidate looking for a long-term career in the Lancaster area.  The candidate must have graduated from an ABA-accredited law school and be a member of the PA Bar. The candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and should be prepared to represent clients from start to finish, including conducting legal research, reviewing documents, drafting discovery, motions, complaints, preparing for depositions and helping to manage cases throughout all stages, in preparation for trial.  We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to workplace diversity and provide excellent benefits.  Please email a resume and covering letter with a copy of law school transcript and writing sample to ecparnham@atleehall.com.  (ad posted 10/29/18)

Title Department Manager/Paralegal.  Conestoga Title Insurance Co., with its home office in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, is seeking an enthusiastic individual to cultivate and maintain a network of Approved Attorneys as a customer base and provide quality title work. Responsibilities include producing title insurance commitments and policies. Additional duties include the review and examination of title searches, processing of affidavits, notices, invoices and other forms necessary to facilitate the attorney’s title insurance orders.  The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

  • Three to five years previous experience in the title industry
  • Highly motivated with the ability to work independently
  • Ability to maintain a positive rapport with customers
  • Successful experience with cultivating business relationships
  • Title agent’s license is preferred but not required

Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits included.  Responses should be sent to:  John M. Nikolaus, President, CLTP,         Jnikolaus@conestogatitle.com  (ad posted 10/29/18)

Paralegal.  Atlee Hall is a team of trial attorneys committed to helping significantly injured persons achieve justice by holding negligent organizations responsible for wrongful actions. We have decades of experience representing clients throughout Central Pennsylvania and we are nationally recognized as bringing an innovative approach to resolving cases. Our vision is to create a safer, more accountable community for everyone.  We are currently seeking a dedicated, full-time paralegal looking for a long-term career in Lancaster, PA.  The candidate will work closely with our attorneys and legal assistants on medical malpractice and/or defective automobiles and products cases, assisting with all aspects of case preparation and file management from commencement through to settlement or trial. The candidate will perform a variety of duties such as preparing legal documents, correspondence, discovery, depositions, and communicating with clients and experts, as well as exhibits and trial preparation. The candidate must be available to attend trials which may involve time away from home for periods of time where cases are tried outside of Lancaster.  The candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree and, ideally, 3 years of experience in a civil litigation firm dealing with medical malpractice. A Paralegal Certificate is preferred. The candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, solid experience with all phases of discovery, trial preparation, and be able to work to clear deadlines. The candidate should be comfortable working with large volumes of documents. Must be experienced with Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel. Experience with Prolaw and software such as Trial Director is preferred.  We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to workplace diversity and provide excellent benefits.  Please email a resume and covering letter to ecparnham@atleehall.com.  (ad posted 10/29/18)

 

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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