Current employment opportunities in the Central PA area.

Established Lebanon County law firm with diverse practice is seeking a qualified lateral attorney with 3 or more years of public sector and private sector labor and employment law experience, and litigation experience, to join our firm. Our attorneys are committed to community involvement and leadership while providing exceptional legal representation. Subject to background check.  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.

Litigation Legal Assistant needed for growing Lancaster healthcare litigation law firm. Required Skills and Qualifications:  Minimum of 3 years litigation experience, well-organized, team player, able to work independently in a fast paced environment, excellent interpersonal, time management, and communication skills, attention to detail, dependability, confidentiality, positive attitude and good work ethic, experience with Microsoft Office Suite, experience with CLIO and Uptime Legal preferred. Responsibilities include:  Establishing and organizing files, filing all paperwork correctly in a timely manner, locating items from files upon request, documenting actions and billable time, inputting information into case management software, scheduling and confirming depositions, meetings, calls and court dates, filing and serving legal documents via electronic and paper methods, drafting, revising, proofing and finalizing correspondence and other documents, maintaining calendars and schedules for multiple attorneys, making travel arrangements, answering multi-line phone system, greeting guests and making them feel welcome, other duties as assigned.  Please submit all resumes to Mary Schmidt @ mschmidt@walzgroupcpa.com.

Busy and established law firm has an immediate opening for a full-time, experienced and reliable paralegal to assist attorneys in handling mostly family, civil and criminal caseloads.  The ideal candidate must have a strong work ethic, be detailed-oriented and client-friendly, and be able to multi-task under pressure situations.  If you have experience in personal injury or family law, it is a plus. Must be ready and willing to meet deadlines and cover other offices as well as needed. Interested candidates may send a resume, cover letter and salary requirements to paula@islawyers.com.

Associate Attorney  Morgan Hallgren Crosswell & Kane, P.C., an 8 attorney general practice law firm in Lancaster, is seeking an associate attorney.  Candidates should have a minimum of four years of experience with emphasis in civil litigation and be willing to handle a range of matters, including assisting with litigation for our municipal law practice.  Candidates should have an interest in general practice and willingness to handle any matter put before him or her with enthusiasm.  Courtroom experience would be a plus.  Candidates must be licensed to practice in PA, have legal research and computer skills, be comfortable with meeting with clients, and have a strong work ethic, attention to detail, a willingness to learn, and a desire to build the practice.  Compensation commensurate with experience.  We offer a competitive range of benefits.  Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to jcleary@mhck.com for consideration.

Associate Attorney  Morgan Hallgren Crosswell & Kane, P.C., an 8 attorney general practice law firm in Lancaster, is seeking an associate attorney.  Candidates should have a minimum of four years of experience with emphasis in estate planning and administration, real estate, and business practice areas.  Knowledge and experience conducting real estate settlements and drafting documents regarding closely held business entities (partnerships, corporations, LP, LLC), corporate governance issues, buy-sell agreements, and shareholder agreements would be a plus.  Candidates must be licensed to practice in PA, have legal research and computer skills, be comfortable with meeting with clients, and have a strong work ethic, attention to detail, a willingness to learn and a desire to build the practice.   Compensation commensurate with experience.  We offer a competitive range of benefits.  Qualified candidates should submit a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to jcleary@mhck.com for consideration.

Executive Director  The Lancaster Bar Association is seeking an Executive Director to lead its day to day operations. This organization has approximately 700 members, a $1 million annual operating budget, four-person staff and a partnership with the Lancaster Bar Foundation. Duties include planning and organizing the organization’s programs and services, growing and retaining membership, management and leadership of staff, budgeting and coordinating board activities.  The Executive Director reports to the Lancaster Bar Association’s Board of Directors and is expected to represent the Association locally, regionally and nationally.  In addition, he or she will be responsible to assist the officers of the Lancaster Bar Foundation with the organization’s mission and operations.  Qualifications – Required: Excellent interpersonal, organizational, leadership and communication skills, Collaborative working style, An undergraduate degree, Minimum of seven years’ experience in an executive management position, Demonstrated ability to develop and operate a $1 million annual budget Preferred:  A juris doctor or master’s degree, At least 10 years in an executive or nonprofit management position, preferably as an Executive Director, Experience with a voluntary member-based association with demonstrated success in membership satisfaction, retention and customer service, Knowledge of the legal profession and the issues facing it, Strong marketing / membership development skills.  Salary & Benefits – Excellent benefits and a salary commensurate with experience are available.  To Apply – Please send a resume, 2 to 3 business references and salary requirements to lancasterbarexecsearch@gmail.com by May 31, 2016.  EOE

Barley Snyder, a regional law firm of 70+ attorneys with five offices in South Central PA, has an excellent opportunity for an Attorney in our Real Estate Practice Group.   Real Estate Attorney – We are looking for an entrepreneurial attorney interested in developing a diverse real estate practice with immediate significant client contact. The successful candidate will be a mid-level attorney with substantial experience in the area of real estate (3-6 years of experience), preferably within a mid-size to large firm setting. Seeking a self-starter with strong analytical and writing skills, strong academic credentials and excellent work ethic. The commitment to live and be involved in one of our larger geographical communities (Berks, Lancaster or York counties) is required; a candidate with ties to the Central PA community preferred. Business Attorney – We are looking for an entrepreneurial attorney interested in developing a diverse business practice with immediate significant client contact. The successful candidate will be a mid-level attorney (4-6 years of experience) with substantial experience in the areas of general business, corporate, front end loans and mergers and acquisitions preferably within a mid-size to large firm setting. Seeking a self-starter with strong analytical and writing skills, strong academic credentials and excellent work ethic. The commitment to live and be involved in one of our larger geographical communities (Berks, Lancaster or York counties) is required; a candidate with ties to the Central PA community preferred.  Barley Snyder is a well-established, full service law firm with a commitment to and partnership with our clients.  Our Practice Excellence® initiative is an ongoing effort by everyone in our firm to constantly increase our capacity to provide excellent service, professional quality and outstanding value to our clients and this initiative has been recognized in several recent legal publications.  We offer a collegial working environment and competitive salary and benefits package.  Send resume and salary requirements to hr@barley.com. EOE

Associate Attorney – Part Time  Small Lancaster area law firm seeks part time attorney, for long term employment.  Litigation experience preferred.  Wages commensurate with experience.  Send resume to Lancaster Bar Association, 28 East Orange Street, Box A, Lancaster, PA 17602.

Litigation legal assistant  Lancaster office of growing healthcare litigation practice is seeking an experienced litigation legal assistant.   We offer a positive working environment, comprehensive benefit package and competitive salary.  Skills and Qualifications:  Litigation experience necessary, Well-organized, team player, able to work well independently in a fast paced environment, Excellent interpersonal skills, positive attitude and great work ethic, Experience with Microsoft Business, CLIO and Uptime Legal, Research skills, attention to detail, dependability, confidentiality.  Responsibilities include:  Enhance attorney effectiveness by developing case information, evidence, and settlement options and supporting attorney’s trial proceedings. Case management:  Establish and organize files, monitor calendars, meet deadlines, maintain contact with clients, Prepare summaries and materials, monitoring and obtaining discovery responses; Organize evidence, prepare exhibits; schedule witnesses, take courtroom notes, Communicate progress with clients and attorneys. Participation in educational opportunities and reading professional publications.

Assistant County Solicitor  The County of Berks is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Assistant County Solicitor. This position provides representation and advice on contract matters and liability issues; provides legal assistance with the public procurement process; and assists with County policy development. Position requires a JD degree, admission to the PA bar, and a minimum of 5 years of related experience. For a detailed job description, please visit www.co.berks.pa.us. Interested candidates should submit an application and resume with salary requirements to: County of Berks, 633 Court St, 8th Fl., Reading, PA 17602, or hr@countyofberks.com. E.O.E.M/F/D/V

Full-time experienced Bookkeeper needed for Lebanon County law firm.  8:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday-Friday.  High degree of accuracy and attention to detail, proficiency in MS Office required, experience with PC Law or similar law firm software preferred.  Responsibilities include A/P, A/R, billing, reconciliations, collections, payroll tax returns, financial statements, year end reporting, other administrative duties as assigned. Competitive salary and benefits package. Applicants will be subject to a background check.  Send resume with requirements and references to: Office Manager, 1601 Cornwall Road, Lebanon PA 17042.  NO PHONE CALLS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

 

POSITIONS WANTED

Paralegal/Legal Assistant with 20 years experience in criminal, family law, estate planning , estate administration, business and personal injury seeking full-time position.  Experience with Microsoft Office, Timeslips, Lackner, Quickbooks and Amicus.  Resume on file at the Lancaster Bar Association or available by email.  Contact Phyllis at 717-405-8408 or pbireley@gmail.com.

 

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