Current employment opportunities in the Central PA area.
Gearty Law is a general practice law firm located in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. We handle cases in a wide variety of areas of law, but our major areas of focus are: family law and criminal defense. We are looking for a full-time associate attorney. This position would include carrying a caseload and handling cases from start to finish. Some responsibilities would include: client intake and consultation, drafting of various pleadings, research, court appearances, and trial work. We are especially looking for someone that has experience in an area of law that the firm does not currently service so we can add to the areas of law covered. Prior experience or interest in bankruptcy, estate planning, worker’s compensation, business law, employment law, or other areas of law is preferred, but not necessarily required. Our plan is to assist this candidate in developing a caseload in those areas of law that we do not currently service. The associate attorney would also be responsible for carrying a caseload of family law or criminal law clients. A license to practice law in PA is required. Submit resumes to Jgearty@geartygroup.com.
The Smith Law Group is welcoming applications for an Associate Attorney with a desire to establish long-term relationship with the firm and the community it serves. This is a 13-year-old general practice firm that represents clients in matters covering civil litigation, transactional counseling, and criminal defense, located in Fleetwood, Berks County, Pennsylvania. Our practice area covers the eastern half of Pennsylvania and enjoys a good reputation in both federal and state courts here. More information about the practice areas covered by the firm can be found at our website: www.smithlawgrp.com. Three to five years of practice experience required. Salary and responsibility will be commensurate with experience. To apply, email your cover letter, resume, and writing sample to the Executive Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVE: The Dauphin County Bar Association seeks an Executive Director to begin employment on January 1, 2019, upon the retirement of the current Director. The Executive Director is responsible for managing the operations and implementing the goals, policies and programs of the Association, working closely with its officers and Board of Directors. Qualifications include computer literacy, experience in management, financial administration and personnel supervision. JD preferred. Compensation package is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Applicants should send a cover letter, resume and salary requirement to Search Committee, Dauphin County Bar Association, 213 North Front Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101 by August 15, 2018. (https://www.dcba‑pa.org/) Resumes and inquiries will be kept confidential. The Dauphin County Bar Association is an equal opportunity employer.
CIVIL LITIGATION ASSOCIATE – BCGL LLC, a growing entrepreneurial Lancaster law firm, has an immediate opening for a civil litigation associate. Areas of litigation practice include: commercial, premises liability, personal injury, employment, and other general litigation matters. Excellent verbal, written communication skills, and social intelligence required. Ability to work collaboratively and handle client work independently in a fast-paced environment is necessary. Salary commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should email their resume and references to email@example.com.
Established Lebanon County law firm with diverse practice is seeking an associate attorney to join our firm. Our attorneys are committed to community involvement and leadership while providing exceptional legal representation. Candidates residing outside of Lebanon County must be willing to relocate. Subject to background check. Experience preferred. Qualified candidates should submit a confidential cover letter, resume, and salary requirements for consideration to: Office Manager, 1601 Cornwall Road, Lebanon PA 17042. NO PHONE CALLS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
SUPERVISING ATTORNEY, SOUTH CENTRAL PA IMMIGRANT SURVIVORS PROJECT – The Pennsylvania Immigration Resource Center (PIRC) is a non-profit agency that serves vulnerable immigrants through free legal services, education, and advocacy. PIRC’s Immigrant Survivors Project (ISP) offers victim-centered legal services to immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, human trafficking, and other similar crimes through a mobile law office model of service delivery throughout Pennsylvania. For more information please go to: http://www.pirclaw.org/site/1799pirc/SA.pdf
STATE PROJECT DIRECTOR/MANAGING ATTORNEY IMMIGRANT SURVIVORS PROJECT – The Pennsylvania Immigration Resource Center (PIRC) is a non-profit agency that serves vulnerable immigrants through free legal services, education, and advocacy. PIRC’s Immigrant Survivors Project (ISP) offers victim-centered legal services to immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking through a mobile law office model of service delivery throughout Pennsylvania. Project Director has a leadership role for the Immigrant Survivors Project and for the organization. This new position is an exciting opportunity to lead the ISP’s expansion in Pennsylvania. For more information please go to: http://www.pirclaw.org/site/1799pirc/ISP_Program_Director_5-14.pdf
Are you a conscientious, hardworking individual who has had experience working in a law office? If so, please submit your resume today to Becky at Becky.firstname.lastname@example.org, because we are looking for an individual like you to join our legal team. This position requires knowledge in one or more of the following areas: estate planning, estate administration, family law, real estate law, and or civil litigation. Please include references with your resume to schedule an interview as we are looking to fill this position in July.
Part Time Receptionist/Legal Secretary– part time position is for 20-25 hours per week at a small criminal defense firm. Applicants should have experience working in the legal field and a familiarity with the criminal law process. Experience in client management and relations is preferred. Responsibilities include: multi-tasking in a fast-paced work environment by answering phones, managing schedules, contacting clients, filing documents at the courthouse and online, scanning, photocopying, organizing and filing documents within the office, as well as transcribing dictation of legal documents and letters. Qualifications: proficient typing, spelling, and grammar skills, personable and professional demeanor, computer and internet savvy, strong work ethic, multi-tasking ability, and adherence to confidentiality requirements. All inquiries will remain confidential. All interested applicants may send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
A Lancaster-based law firm has an open paralegal position. The firm’s primary areas of focus are Estate Administration & Settlement, Charitable & Estate Planning, Business Formations & Contracts, Business Succession Planning, and Real Estate & Commercial Property. An Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree plus two to four years of related or equivalent experience is preferred. The firm offers a robust benefit package, which includes: company-paid employee health insurance (high-deductible health plan), a company contribution to health insurance premiums for spouses and dependents, annual company contribution to employee’s health savings account, voluntary dental and vision insurance, company-paid disability and group life insurance, and a 401(k) with a company automatic contribution. To apply for this position, please email your resume & cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Receptionist/Legal Secretary – Full time position is for 35 hours a week and a great opportunity for a motivated individual with excellent customer service skills and positive attitude. As the first point of contact for our small firm, you will be an integral part of the team and help the firm run smoothly. Responsibilities: Answer telephones, greet clients, manage attorney calendars, transcribe dictation of legal documents and letters, creating cover letters, filing, preparing legal filings and exhibits, electronic filing of legal documents, opening files, scanning documents to .pdf format, photocopying, and occasional deliveries of legal documents to the Courthouse (own transportation required). Qualifications: Word/Outlook, proficient typing and spelling skills, knowledge of standard office practices and equipment, excellent client relation skills, ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks, and ability to keep matters confidential. Benefits: Office hours: M-F 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, hourly rate commensurate with experience, health insurance, life insurance, 401(k) plan participations, free on-site parking. Qualified applicants should apply by email only. Email cover letter, resume, and references to: email@example.com