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For over 9 years, SSR LAW has been a thriving Elder Law & Estate Planning firm, providing representation for residents of Macomb County and surrounding counties in a variety of legal specialties. Our attorneys have extensive Elder Law & Estate Planning experience, coupled with the highest ethical standards. Our lawyers are also actively involved in community activities, local bar associations, the Michigan Bar Association, and nationally-recognized justice organizations.

Employment with SSR LAW offers rewarding long-term career opportunities for experienced attorneys, legal assistants, paralegals, and other legal professionals. Our firm offers competitive compensation and benefits, an outstanding work environment, excellent mentorship, and opportunities for professional growth.

We’re currently looking to grow our talented team, opening new doors for your career and our clients, in the following positions:

RECEPTION AND CLIENT EXPERIENCE PROFESSIONAL

Our law firm is seeking applicants for a full-time Reception/Client Experience Professional role in Shelby Township, Michigan. The position will provide training and opportunities for professional growth in a positive, team-oriented work environment.

The duties of the position include receiving visitors, welcoming and directing clients, answering, screening, and directing incoming phone calls, and scheduling appointments, while providing 5- Star customer service to the firm’s clients.

Employment with SSR LAW offers rewarding long-term career opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, including paid vacation and 401K match, opportunities for professional development, and an outstanding work environment.

Qualifications:

What are we looking for? Our firm and team members are passionate about helping people through some of their most difficult times. We are looking for a team player with excellent administrative and communication skills to help our firm deliver exceptional client service. To see what our law firm is about, check out our Core Values.

The ideal candidate will have these qualities:

1. Two years of experience in the service industry;

2. Great attention to detail (this might be the most important of all);

3. Comfort working in a small team environment (i.e. not always a lot of people to hang out and talk with);

4. Easily travel to Shelby Township or ability to work from home;

5. Personable (i.e. good client service qualities);

8. Great organizational skills; and

9. Works well with others

Our goal has always been to create a law firm that provides excellent client service and also provides a safe, pleasant, fun, work environment that people look forward to coming to. If you’re interested in that, and meet the criteria above, please send me a resume and cover letter.

DIRECTIONS TO APPLY:

To apply for this position, send an email to careers@ssrlawoffice.com

In the Subject line, type your last name in all caps followed by the title of this job. In the body of the email, include a three-paragraph letter of interest, providing the following information:

Paragraph 1: Tell us what excites you the most about this position.

Paragraph 2: Tell us why you are the person we should hire.

Paragraph 3: Tell us which of these Core Values you are most aligned with, providing an example from your prior work experience.

Paragraph 4:  Tell us whether you like chocolate or vanilla better.

PLEASE NOTE: Applications that do not follow these requirements will be discarded, and those applicants will not be considered for the position.

LEGAL ASSISTANT

Our firm is seeking a legal assistant to join our team to provide comprehensive administrative support on our Elder Law & Estate Planning matters. Our firm is dedicated to providing our clients with the best level of representation and an outstanding experience. To learn what our law firm is all about, check out our Core Values.

Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of an attorney, the responsibilities include:

  • Drafting letters and client correspondence
  • Opening and maintaining client files
  • Monitoring and meeting deadlines
  • Scheduling and client coordination
  • Drafting and filing of legal documents
  • Communicating with clients, attorneys, and judiciary

The ideal candidate will have these qualities:

1. Two years of estate planning and probate experience;

2. Great attention to detail (this might be the most important of all);

3. Comfort working in a small team environment (i.e. not always a lot of people to hang out and talk with);

4. Easily travel to Shelby Township;

5. Personable (i.e. good client service qualities);

8. Great organizational skills;

9. Able to prepare drafts of estate planning and probate documents under the supervision of an attorney; and

10. Works well with others

Our goal has always been to create a law firm that provides excellent client service and also provides a safe, pleasant, fun, work environment that people look forward to coming to. If you’re interested in that, and meet the criteria above, please send me a resume and cover letter.

This position offers a respectful team culture, opportunities for professional growth and development, paid vacation, 401K match and a competitive salary based on skills and experience. This is a full time position in our Shelby Township office location.

DIRECTIONS TO APPLY:

To apply for this position, send an email to careers@ssrlawoffice.com

In the Subject line, type your last name in all caps followed by the title of this job. In the body of the email, include the following information:

Paragraph 1: Tell us what excites you the most about this position.

Paragraph 2: Tell us why you are the person we should hire.

Paragraph 3: Tell us which of the Core Values you are most aligned with, providing an example from your prior work experience.

Paragraph 4:  Tell us whether you like chocolate or vanilla better.

PLEASE NOTE: Applications that do not follow these requirements will be discarded, and those applicants will not be considered for the position