Personal Injury Legal Assistant, Pittsburgh

You know us as the lawyers who promise “there’s never a fee unless we get money for you.”

What you may not know is that we’re a firm dedicated to client care and enriching our city and community.

For the past 30 years, Edgar Snyder & Associates has built a culture of excellence and earned a reputation for taking care of clients and giving back to the community. We’ve built a team of professionals with laser focus on winning clients the resources they need to rebuild their lives. That team is comprised of high-achieving lawyers, paralegals, and legal assistants who provide a personal touch. We’re consistently ranked among the best places to work in Pittsburgh, and we strive to recognize and reward the focus and drive of our employees.

We need caring, driven, fast-learning legal assistants who want to make a difference for our clients – people injured through no fault of their own.

Sound like you? Then we want to hear from you for our open legal assistant position.

The skills and experience required are as follows:

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years relevant work experience in Personal Injury
  • Associate’s degree; Paralegal certificate preferred
  • Knowledge of Pennsylvania auto law
  • Excellent customer service as well as written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office and Outlook
  • Knowledge of Needles or other case management system preferred
  • Possess a working knowledge of all phases of litigation
  • Ability to multitask and manage priorities effectively
  • Excellent organizational and follow-up skills
  • Ability to cooperatively work within a team

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide secretarial assistance to attorneys
  • Open and organize new client files
  • Request, receive, and manage medical records
  • Transcribe dictation
  • Type briefs, findings and affidavits as needed
  • Organize and maintain files
  • Input data into case management system (Needles)
  • Serve as liaison with contacts of assigned attorney
  • Promptly and efficiently respond to all communications
  • Perform other clerical duties as required

Edgar Snyder & Associates offers a competitive compensation package with a comprehensive benefits program. For consideration, please send your resume and cover letter including salary requirements to careers@edgarsnyder.com or to:

Edgar Snyder & Associates
Attn: Human Resources Department
US Steel Tower, 10th Floor
600 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer