Hunt & Associates P.C.

Mar 6, 2018

LEGAL ASSISTANT’S CORNER: Please Respect Our Time

The average legal assistant works for two or three attorneys.  Among other things, our job description includes drafting/editing/formatting/reviewing documents, obtaining records from various sources, disseminating documentation to all required parties, electronically filing documents with the court, knowing local/state/federal court rules, maintaining/organizing client files, scheduling appointments/hearings/depositions and interfacing with clients.  In smaller firms, it’s common that legal assistants wear additional hats such as receptionist, bookkeeper, office manager, marketing manager and countless more.  Our days are spent … Read more