We are currently hiring for the following position.

Corporate and Real Estate Legal Assistant

Mansour Gavin, LPA, a law firm in downtown Cleveland, is currently seeking an experienced legal assistant to support the firm’s Corporate and Real Estate Practice Groups.  The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 5 years of experience as a legal assistant, including experience in corporate and real estate transactional law.  Exposure to corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions and related documents, and other commercial and business transactions is required. Experience with litigation support/pleadings is a plus.

Candidate will be responsible for opening and maintaining files, preparation of legal documents, contracts, and commercial agreements, filings, registrations, pleadings and correspondence.  Candidate will also be responsible for communication with clients, case and calendar management.  Must be able to learn and use firm practice management and time and billing software. Proficiency in the Microsoft suite of products including Word, Outlook and Excel is required.

Candidate should be organized, able to exercise independent judgment, problem solve and prioritize workload.  Solid writing and proofreading skills are required. Candidate will be expected to exercise discretion in handling sensitive and confidential client information.

The firm offers: competitive compensation, 401(k)/profit sharing plan, paid holidays, vacation and sick time, a generous benefits package including health insurance with employer contribution to health savings plan, life insurance, long term care and disability. Interested applicants must submit a Cover Letter and Resume below.

Founded in 1954 and based in Cleveland, Ohio, Mansour Gavin LPA is a growing firm with 26 lawyers and additional office locations in Chagrin Falls and Independence. Mansour Gavin provides a wide range of legal services to many successful privately held and publicly traded corporations.