Paralegals and Staff

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At Shumaker we pride ourselves on our progressive human resources approach in the recruitment and career development of highly capable and diversified paralegal and support personnel.  With more than 250 team members in support roles across our five offices, Shumaker is committed to providing each person with equal opportunity, competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package.

Why You Benefit

Legal staff professionals and paralegals will find Shumaker to be a rewarding place to build their careers.  We are a good place to work because we emphasize teamwork that values the roles professional staff members play in serving our clients.  Our strong commitment to and success at building diversity means that each of our offices strives to reflect the experiences and capabilities of the communities where we practice and live. 

What You Can Expect from Shumaker

The positions we offer include a wide range of options, from financial analysts and informational technology specialists to recruitment coordinators and secretarial personnel.   The primary mission of our paralegals and professional staff is the same as that of our lawyers:  to add value to our clients by helping them meet their objectives.  We seek highly-motivated people who can help us achieve that mission.  If you want to share in that commitment, you’ll find a firm that is absolutely committed to the full realization of equal employment opportunity without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, national origin or veteran status.  We want you to excel, and will give you all the support you need to do so.

 

CURRENT OPEN POSITION(S)

Receptionist - Charlotte

The Charlotte office of Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP, seeks a full time front desk receptionist.  We are seeking an polished, professional individual who is reliable, highly organized, and detail oriented.  The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as a pleasing telephone presence.  The receptionist will be responsible for answering and routing incoming calls on a Cisco VoIP telephone system, greeting clients and visitors, maintaining the appearance of the lobby, and maintaining/scheduling conference rooms. The receptionist will also perform light clerical duties to support the daily business activities of the firm.  Qualified candidates should have a high school diploma or equivalent, strong verbal, written, interpersonal and organizational skills, and basic knowledge of Microsoft Word 2010, Excel, and Outlook 2010.  We offer excellent compensation and benefits in a professional and engaging work environment.

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Technology Support / Helpdesk Specialist - Sarasota

The Sarasota office of Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP, seeks a full time Technology Support/Helpdesk Specialist.  This position will configure, maintain, and deploy firm computers; troubleshoot and affect repair on all firm printers and scanners; provide on-site telephone and remote support to all professionals and staff; maintain inventory of all computer systems including sign-out equipment; be responsible for some network administration as deemed appropriate by Chief Information Officer.  Candidates should have a minimum of an Associate’s Degree in a technology-related field, two years IT-related support experience in a law or professional services firm, excellent verbal and written communication skills, excellent “people” skills, and problem solving abilities.  An ability to maintain composure under pressure and exemplify high levels of patience is a must as well as a high level of professionalism in both conduct and appearance.  We offer excellent compensation and benefits in a professional and engaging work environment. 

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Recruiting Contact


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Charlotte, NC
Neil Armstrong
Office Administrator
Telephone:  704-375-0057
Fax:  704-332-1197
 

Columbus, OH
Jason L. Womack
Office Manager
Telephone:  614-463-9441
Fax:  614-463-1108
 

Sarasota, FL
Todd E. Rains
Director of Operations, Sarasota
Office Administrator
Telephone:  941.366.6660
Fax:  941.366.3999
 

Tampa, FL
Melissa G. Hansen
Office Administrator
Telephone:  813.229.7600
Fax:  813.229.1660


Toledo, OH
Wendy S. Zimmerman
Director, HR/Toledo Operations
Telephone:  419.241.9000
Fax:  419.241.6894