Legal Assistant – Bankruptcy – NYC

Job Title: Bankruptcy Paralegal
Type: Contract to hire or Perm
Start Date: ASAP
Location: NYC
Multiple Openings

Pay Rate: $23 to $25 per hour

Firm Overview:

This firm is dedicated to bringing justice to all, representing clients from underserved communities and low-income areas.  If you are interested in contributing to a mission-driven organization and making an impact in the lives of individuals that have been mistreated, this could be a great experience.



  • Bachelor's Degree – recent grads
  • Comfortable with heavy phone volume
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong follow-up skills
  • Heavy client interaction
  • Fulltime role: paid hourly, access to OT, benefits, PTO, etc…
  • Prior Legal Experience Preferred
  • Excellent organization skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent Time Management Skills
  • Ability to manage high case volume and a large volume of data
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize effectively



  • This role will manage clients, update them on the process, making sure that the beneficiary information is accurate
  • More of a customer service/account management type of role
  • Client facing skills
  • Smart, Capable, Caring
  • Tracking payments
  • Recent grad with 3.0 GPA