Job Opportunity: Durham, NC

8 Jul

A law firm in Durham is looking for part-time help. Please contact them directly.

Job Description

Title: Secretary/Receptionist/Legal Assistant

Situation: Small law office in downtown Durham seeks student for part-time work, supplementing and complementing the work of one other part-time support person.

Two attorneys concentrate on representation of clients on criminal and traffic matters; many of these clients are of Latin-American origin.

Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

1. answer and make phone calls; receive and send emails & faxes;
2. greet and deal with clients who come to office;
3. accept, account for, and secure payments;
4. create, process and close case folders;
5. enter data into case management and financial management databases;
6. create and edit a variety of word-processing documents;
7. research case and court information on the internet;
8. deliver to and retrieve material from the courthouse



  • Education: Successful completion of high school
  • Experience: Familiarity with word-processing & email


  • Education: Enrollment at Durham Tech in courses leading to an Associates Degree in Criminal Justice or Paralegal studies
  • Experience: Familiarity with computers and business-related software programs, such as spreadsheets and databases. Previous employment in an office setting.
  • Other: Some oral and written fluency in Spanish. Ability and willingness to work with the other part-time support people in creating and adhering to staffing schedules, minimizing gaps and overlaps.

Pay: negotiable

For further information, and/or to schedule an interview, please call or email.

Office phone: (919) 321-8277
Cell phone: Stephen Motta (919) 599-4236 or Miguel Muños (919) 609-5718
Email:  or

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