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Legal Administrative Assistant

Position Overview: The Law Office of Shannon DeWall provides a client-centered approach to Elder Law, Estate Planning, and Special Needs Planning. We are seeking a Legal Administrative Assistant to provide a full range of clerical and administrative support to legal staff at our Livonia office for 15-20 hours per week, with the possibility of full-time as the office grows.

Qualifications and Characteristics:

  • Planning and organizational skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage time.
  • Computer skills, including Microsoft Office.
  • Able to work well under pressure.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.


  • Answer telephones and greet clients.
  • Communicate with clients in a professional and friendly manner.
  • Log and distribute incoming mail.
  • Process and track legal work.
  • Record and monitor deadlines.
  • Review and proofread documents and correspondence to ensure accuracy.
  • Gather case documentation including medical records and financial statements.


$12-$17 per hour

To apply, please send resume to and type "Employment Opportunity" in the subject line.

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