• Full Time
  • Madison, WI
  • This position has been filled
  • Salary: $15.00 - $19.00 / hr. – based on experience
Job ID: 138484


Are you a Legal / Administrative Assistant who has extremely strong typing skills? Are you a Legal / Administrative Assistant who enjoys working with people?

Our client is a full services law firm in the Madison area.


As a Legal / Administrative Assistant, you will support the attorney by performing reception and administrative duties.

  • Assist with dictation (attorney will then proofread everything)
  • Manage attorney’s calendar in Outlook
  • Serve as the first point of contact for all clients
  • Answer all incoming calls
  • Take messages
  • Greet walk-in traffic and direct clients to who they are there to see
  • May send out client correspondence
  • Assist with any other general office duties assigned


  • Must have 6 months-1 year of office experience
  • Answering phones and reception experience is ideal
  • Any legal experience is a plus
  • Any experience with dictation is a plus
  • Any experience with Wisconsin e-filing is a plus
  • Basic skillset in MSWD and Excel
  • Strong and accurate typing skills
  • Must be able to type 60+ WPM
  • Must be very customer service focused and passionate about helping people
  • Excellent phone presence and skills
  • Strong spelling and grammar skills
  • Ability to work with highly confidential information
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work well very independently
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills


  • Opportunity to help people
  • Friendly and warm atmosphere
  • Laid back environment
  • Chance to work independently
  • Park very close by to enjoy lunch and breaks at
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid vacation


Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:00pm

Length: Temporary to Hire

Pay for the Legal / Administrative Assistant position: $15.00 – $19.00 / hr. – based on experience

Location: Madison, WI

Job ID: 138484

Job descriptions may not include every responsibility or qualification of the position.

Cadre is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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