Job Description

Executive Legal Assistant

City: Fort Worth

State: TX

Zip: 76109


CornerStone's Professional Placement is seeking an Executive Legal Assistant to support the General Counsel of a Financial Services client in Fort Worth, TX. As the Executive Legal Assistant you will be responsible for providing administrative and legal support in the areas of Corporate Governance, Risk Management, Government Relations, and Department Administration. This role requires 10+ years of executive level legal experience, a strong understanding of legal terminology, exceptional organization and time management skills, and proven leadership abilities to help with daily team management. Experience in the financial services industry is preferred. This is an exciting direct hire opportunity with an established and reputable organization that offers great benefits and long-term employment!


Requirements for the Executive Legal Assistant:

  • 10+ years of executive-level legal support experience, ideally supporting a General Counsel
  • Financial services legal support experience, ideal
  • Extremely high level of organization, detail-oriented, and ability to manage multiple projects at a time
  • Experience with Corporate Governance, Risk Management, Government Relations, Department Administration, and Team Leadership/Management
  • Strong knowledge of legal terminology
  • LexisNexis software experience and the ability to learn new software easily
  • Paralegal certification or degree, plus


Compensation for the Executive Legal Assistant:

  • Direct hire
  • Schedule: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
  • Pay: $60-65K/year (+/- based on experience) + 10% annual bonus
  • Benefits: Medical, ESOP Contribution, PTO, tuition reimbursement, financial planning, free on-site fitness center, basic life, short and long-term disability, employee assistance, HSA, volunteer opportunities, career development programs, career training courses, etc.

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