Legal Document Assistant (LDA)
Interview clients, draft correspondence and pleadings, organize and maintain forms plus digital and hard assets. Index and summarize documents and transcripts, provide factual information to internal and external clients that require the use of judgment and discretion. Obtain information related to legal matters from Google Scholar, National Consumer Law Center, Justia, Superior Court, Supreme Court and Appeals Court. Check references to case citations in pleadings against the actual cases to ensure accuracy, proofread work and records for clerical accuracy, completeness, and compliance with legal forms and procedure. Complete incidental legal support tasks using legal terminology, phraseology, forms, procedures, documents, legal office operations, and practices. Use knowledge, skill and abilities to compose accurate legal forms, correspondence, and reports from oral or written instructions, and experience working with confidential information and public law matters. Maintain records, process legal documents, classify, cross-reference and file legal documents according to established filing procedures.