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Legal Assistant (expired)

Akasaka International Law, Patent & Accounting Office - 赤坂国際法律会計事務所

Akasaka International Law, Patent & Accounting Office - 赤坂国際法律会計事務所

Job ID
54901
Location
Chuo-Ku, Tokyo
Post date
Sep 10, 2012
Industry
Legal Services
Work Type
Part Time / Entry Level
Salary
¥3,000 / Hour
  • based on experience

Requirements

  • English: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Law Degree from a Common Law Jurisdiction law school or at least 2 years working at a law office in a common law jurisdiction
  • Excellent writing and research skills
  • Competency with using computers

Description

Akasaka International Law, Patent and Accounting Office, an international law firm based in Tokyo, is currently seeking a Legal Assistant from a common law jurisdiction to join our dedicated and experienced team of professionals. Responsibilities include drafting and reviewing English correspondences and legal documents such as contracts, research into laws in common law jurisdictions amongst other responsibilities, involving a variety of issues for clients across the globe, including corporate law, trademarks, torts, arbitration, securities and copyright.

Along with meeting the minimum requirements, the ideal candidate should be someone willing to learn, dedicated, detail orientated and, in particular, eager to be a team player to achieve successful results, as a team, for our clients.

This is a part time position starting in the afternoon from Monday to Friday.

Minimum Requirements:

 A law degree from a common law jurisdiction law school, or at least 2 years experience working at a law office in a common law jurisdiction as a paralegal or legal assistant.
 Native English Speaker.
 Excellent writing and research skills.
 Competency with using computers.

Preferred:

 Japanese basic conversation skills.
 Attorney License (or currently awaiting bar results).
 Experience working in a law office.

Only candidates who pass initial screening will be contacted. We look forward to receiving your application to be a part of our team.

The above information is a public job ad. This job ad is neither an offer nor a contract.

This job is no longer available.

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