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Small but busy downtown Cincinnati law firm needs a dependable paralegal or experienced legal secretary to join our tight-knit family of five attorneys and seven support staff.  We practice in a variety of legal fields, including Domestic Relations, Debtor Bankruptcy, Personal Injury, Estate Planning & Probate, Small Business Litigation, etc. Our high volume practice requires you to be organized and detail-oriented. You will have significant contact with clients, opposing attorneys, and court personnel, so communication skills are critical. You must be computer literate and know how to use Microsoft Office. Experience with Best Case and Amicus also a plus. Salary depends on experience and qualifications. Email resume and cover letter, including salary requirements to:  
Posted 8-3-15


P/T or F/T position available immediately for a solo law firm:

Dougles A. Ball, Attorney at Law
233 E. Main Street, Suite 3, Batavia, OH  45103
(513) 732-5900

About our Law Office
        - Primary areas of practice:  Family Law (Divorce/Dissolution, Custody, Child Support, Modifications, Quit-Claim Deeds, QDROs), Criminal Law (Municipal & Common Pleas), OVIs, Juvenile Law, Adoptions
        - Doug has been practicing law since 1990 and has been a magistrate, public defender, is the chairman of the Domestic Relations committee
        - We practice in the following counties:  Clermont, Brown, Warren & Hamilton
        - Effective problem solver; prioritize and manage heavy work flow without direct supervision.
        - “Can do” attitude; work very cooperatively with legal and non-legal staff.
        - Excellent working relationship with billing attorneys.
        - Additional skills include customer service, general office support.

Skills & Knowledge Requirements:
        - Paralegal degree preferred or experience working as a legal assistant
        - Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook), Windows 8, Internet, SupportWorks & FIN Plan
        - Ability to conduct legal research
        - Excellent customer service and phone skills
        - Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
        - Ability to travel locally in order to file court documents
        - Proficient accounting skills required for customer billing
        - Experience preparing court documents for family law (juvenile, criminal and probate preferred)
        - Ability to work quickly and frequently independently
        - Attention to detail, strong communication and interpersonal skills and organizational skills are required.
Posted 7-23-15


Local law firm is seeking a fulltime legal assistant/secretary to start in mid–August. The firm focuses on workers compensation, personal injury, social security and litigation.

If interested, please forward your resume directly to:

Catharin Taylor, Esq.
Clements, Taylor, Butkovich & Cohen LPA, Co.
125 East Court Street, Suite 800
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Posted July 13, 2015

PARALEGAL - STUDENT TRAINEE (Paralegal Specialist)

Agency:  Department of Housing and Urban Development
Hiring Organization:  Office of General Counsel
Job Announcement Number:  COMING SOON ON USA JOBS.
Please visit: and create an account so you will be ready to submit your application once the job announcement is posted.

Eligibility RequirementPlease note that you must be enrolled in school long enough to be able to complete 640 hours of work at HUD during the time of your enrollment.

        POC is

Duty Locations:  9 Locations:
            Headquarters, Washington, DC
            Atlanta, GA
            Nashville, TN
            Greensboro, NC
            Cleveland, OH
            Detroit, MI
            Oklahoma City, OK
            Kansas City, KS

Who May Apply:  Student/Internship Program Eligibles

This position offers Full Time and Part Time work schedules as workload and school schedules allow.  The Pathways Internship Program targets students accepted for enrollment or currently enrolled in a degree-seeking program in an accredited educational institution, on at least a half-time basis.  At the successful conclusion of this program, you may be eligible for non-competitive conversion to a Federal career or career-conditional position with career ladder-potential.  Posted 6-22-15


Unifund CCR, LLC
Paralegal  – Corporate In-House

Overview: Unifund CCR, LLC is seeking a Full-time Paralegal for our Cincinnati office.  This is a medium sized office with multiple attorneys who handle a variety of legal matters relating to the company, including corporate, regulatory, licensing, compliance, and litigation.

Computer Proficiencies: Strong proficiency in MS Office and Outlook.

Certifications: Paralegal

Work Experience: The candidate should have 3 plus years of previous corporate law and/or civil litigation experience, as well as research and writing experience, proven ability as a hard worker and a person who gets along with others, and capacity to handle responsibilities with minimal supervision in a high-paced environment.


This position is for an experienced paralegal with corporate knowledge and civil procedural experience. Legal research and drafting skills a plus.

The selected candidate will possess an independent work ethic along with strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, and have keen attention to detail.  The preferred applicant would have previous experience working in a highly-regulated industry.  Familiarity with federal collection laws is a plus. 


1. Provides professional support to attorneys to assure that the Company, its assets and its activities are legally safeguarded, comply with applicable laws and regulations and do not unduly expose the Company to liabilities.

2. Prepare and file annual reports and registrations for business entities.

3. Draft and monitor vendor contracts and non-disclosure agreements.

4. Administrative matters including proofreading of letters and legal documents, notarization of legal documents, organization and file maintenance.

5. Professional communication and multitasking between attorneys, company management, outside counsel, and government agencies.

6. Maintains knowledge of specific legal and regulatory requirements and company policies and procedures.

7. Manage consumer complaint process, including logging, responding to, monitoring, and closing complaints.

8. Monitor registered agent filings and certified mail and forward as necessary.
Posted 5-26-15.


Title:  Paralegal #6370PS
Columbus, OH-Lumen Legal has a new opportunity with a corporate client in need of a Paralegal with strong organizational and interpersonal skills for their Columbus office. Under the direct supervision of the General Counsel, this position provides legal and administrative support to the Legal Department. This position supports all aspects of the Legal Department, and has extensive interaction with, and provides support to, other areas of the company, including HR. This position also includes project management and administration responsibilities.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:
- Paralegal experience.
- Legal secretarial experience and capabilities.
- Strong communication skills (oral and written).
- Ability to work within a team and individually.
- Knowledge of a variety of computer software applications, including Word, Excel and Microsoft Outlook.
- Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle and prioritize multiple, competing tasks and demands.
- Ability to organize and manage office administrative procedures.
Education: Paralegal certification from an accredited program and/or college degree. Preferred Experience: 7-10 years related experience.

If you, or someone you know, might be interested, click on the link below to apply.

Renée Hornibrook
Administrative Coordinator
248-565-3453 direct*
248-597-0400 main /
1025 N. Campbell Rd.
Royal Oak, MI. 48067-1519
*Please note new direct dial number