Careers

The Law Office of Cary Scott Goldinger, located in Garden City, New York, is seeking a full time, reliable and proactive paralegal. We are a small, boutique law firm specializing in the following practice areas: real estate, business transactions, commercial litigation and art law. Our office offers all the benefits of a big firm practice, with all of the advantages of a small firm’s attention to detail and personalized service, with an inviting and engaging environment. Our ideal candidate is a motivated, independent thinker and a confident communicator.

Desired skills:

  • Strong communicator, both written and verbal
  • Strong organization, multi-tasking and time management skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Fast thinker
  • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Time slips and dictation program
  • Upbeat, positive and professional attitude
  • Minimum five (5) years’ experience as Paralegal/Legal Secretary
  • Litigation, real estate, and business experience a must
  • Understanding of technical legal terminology

Responsibilities:

  • Client Contact
  • Investigate the facts of a case
  • Organize and maintain documents in paper and electronic filing systems
  • Gather and arrange evidence and other legal documents for attorney review and case preparation
  • Draft correspondence and legal documents, such as contracts, riders, deeds, affirmations and affidavits
  • Help lawyers during trials by handling exhibits, taking notes, or reviewing trial transcripts
  • File exhibits, briefs, appeals and other legal documents with the court or opposing counsel
  • Call clients, witnesses, lawyers, and outside vendors to schedule interviews, meetings, and depositions
  • Maintain all internal databases, including calendar and schedule of the attorney
  • Answer phones, retrieve messages, respond to emails
  • E-filing, and eCourts NYS Unified Court System
  • Billings

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Please no phone calls. If interested, please submit a resume and cover letter to CSG@goldinger.com with the subject, “Paralegal Position.”