Corporate and Real Estate Legal Assistant - posted 07/31/19

Corporate and Real Estate Legal Assistant - posted 07/31/19

Company Name: 
Mansour Gavin LPA
FT/PT Status: 
Full Time
Salary Range: 
Job Summary: 

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 preferred. Experience with litigation support/pleadings is a plus.
  • The candidate will be responsible for opening and maintaining files, preparation of legal documents, contracts, and commercial agreements, filings, registrations, pleadings, and correspondence.
  • The 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.
  • Candidate should be organized, able to exercise independent judgment, problem solve and prioritize workload.
  • The 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 a health savings plan, life insurance, long term care, and disability.

Requirements or Qualifications: 

• Minimum 5 years of experience as a legal assistant, including in corporate and real estate transactional law
• Solid writing and proofreading skills
• Proficiency in the Microsoft suite of products, including Word, Outlook and Excel

Application Process: 
Interested applicants must submit a cover letter and resume to:
Selection Criteria: 
Additional Information: 
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.