DOLLAR GENERAL

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Legal Assistant

Legal Assistant

Requisition ID 
2017-156261
Location 
US-TN-GOODLETTSVILLE
Category  
Legal

Company Overview

At Dollar General, our customer is at the center of everything we do! We are a fast-moving Fortune 200 publicly-traded company with more than 14,000 stores and 14 distribution centers in 44 states, growing by hundreds of stores each year. We work in an energetic atmosphere that embraces innovation and teamwork. At Dollar General, you can see a clear and fast path to career growth and success. We are committed to attracting talented and motivated people who can advance our mission of "Serving Others." Let's Grow Together!

Job Details

Provide support to four attorneys and one paralegal in the business law department.

 

Responsibilities

  • Process all requests for contract review from other business departments and facilitate execution.                
  • Process all store communications to the legal department (within 24 hours of receiving).                                
  • Process all service of process documents for new lawsuits, violations and demands.                                     
  • Upload/maintain all executed contracts in database and hard copy files.                                                       
  • Provide general administrative support including preparing expense reports, booking travel, investigating facts gathering information. 
  • Process invoices/send accrual reminder e-mails/help manage outside law firm accruals.
  • Maintain calendars and assist with scheduling meetings.
  • Answer calls for attorneys.
  • Maintain expense reports and travel files.
  • Prepare charts, spreadsheets, powerpoint presentations and exhibits.
  • Maintain all open business litigation matters in Lexis.

Qualifications

  • Excellent organizational skills; ability to perform multiple duties simultaneously.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs including Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook; high proficiency in Word, particularly advanced table functions.
  • Ability to proofread.
  • Ability to follow detailed instructions.
  • Ability to maintain complete confidentiality.
  • Ability to analyze a situation and provide assistance.
  • Ability to communicate professionally with officers and senior management of the company.

Work Experience and/or Education

  • Legal assistant experience required
  • College degree preferred.

#CC# Goodlettsville

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