Opportunities in the Legal Support field in Lincoln, NE.
BLAKE AUSTIN LAW FIRM
Opening for a part-time Receptionist/Typist.
Blake Austin Law Firm is seeking an individual for part-time work as a receptionist and fill-in/backup to a legal secretary; filing; calendaring; general office assistance.
High School Graduate or equivalent with good typing skills.
Experience as a receptionist is preferred.
Hours: Flexible, part-time, Monday-Friday
For more information or to apply, please call 402.480.7003 to set up an interview.
Opening for a full-time Legal Assistant or Paralegal.
NMPP Energy, located in Lincoln, Nebraska is seeking a Legal Assistant or Paralegal to join our outstanding legal team. Use your skills, experience and talents to process incoming and outgoing contracts; enter data into a contract database and create reports; coordinate with other business areas regarding contract status, comments, and additional requests; prepare contract drafts and correspondence; perform research and draft memos; and from time to time assist our support team.
The Legal Assistant or Paralegal contributes to the mission of NMPP Energy by:
Receiving incoming contracts, comparing incoming contracts with copy, scanning and routing contracts to appropriate parties, and emailing daily contract notifications to staff
Creating entries in contract database, including scanning and uploading contracts; creating and distributing monthly contract reports to staff and following up on contract status
Creating hard copy files, filing and retrieving contracts, removing terminated contracts and incorporating into electronic storage. Maintaining historical document files to track changes in form agreements and governance documents
Preparing draft contracts for attorney review
Drafting correspondence with members and counter-parties regarding contracts
Processing daily tickler notifications from contract database and coordinating with staff to determine necessary actions
Scheduling appointments with Executive Director for contract signing, draft letters, and mail executed contracts
Performing legal research and drafting research memos
Monitoring state and federal regulatory docket activity and summarize changes
Scheduling meetings, drafting and editing documents, organizing and electronically filing regulatory and lobbying reports, and performing other administrative duties
Skills & Qualifications You Need
Associates degree in business, legal studies, or related discipline and 1-3 years of relevant work experience, or equivalent combination. Paralegal training or legal experience a plus.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat software, and the ability to conduct internet research. Experience with Lexis or Casemaker a plus.
Strong attention to detail
Experience in the energy industry is not required
An opportunity to join a highly engaged organization with a strong sense of purpose and a focus on providing exceptional service to our member communities
Medical, dental, vision and life insurance as well as generous company contributions to your Health Savings Account - We want you and your family to be healthy!
401(k). You put in 6 percent, we will put in 9 percent. Yes, 9! We want to invest in you and your future
Generous PTO and 10 paid holidays
Paid parental leave and short-term disability – because we know family always comes first!
An opportunity to never stop learning. Enjoy assistance for tuition, books and other fees
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THE NEBRASKA DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
Opening for a full-time Legal Assistant
This position will provide administrative and legal support to the Tobacco Enforcement Unit of the Consumer Protection Division for the purpose of enforcing the Master Settlement Agreement, Nebraska tobacco laws, and other applicable regulations.
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Salary is commensurate with experience. Full-time state benefits available.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Dana Hoffman, Director of Operations.