Legal Assistant

Murphy Anderson PLLC, a public interest law firm in Washington, D.C., is seeking a full-time legal assistant for office management, document preparation, receptionist, and litigation-related tasks. Collegial and progressive work environment is an excellent opportunity for a recent college graduate seeking practical legal experience in a cutting-edge public interest setting prior to law school or other graduate program.

Candidate must have excellent writing and editing skills, be organized with great attention to detail, be able to multitask, and have a positive can-do work ethic, along with a great sense of humor. Candidate must be proficient in MS Office applications, including Excel and PowerPoint. Spanish speaking and writing skills required.

Candidate will be expected to report to the firm's downtown D.C. office to perform the work.

Candidates interested in advancing the public interest are encouraged to apply. Two-year commitment preferred. Please identify earliest start date in cover letter.

Send resume and cover letter to Mark Hanna by email (