Bankruptcy Practice Assistant #31572

by | Jun 24, 2024

JOHNLEONARD is seeking an experienced and collaborative Legal Administrative Assistant to join our client’s friendly and thriving team. This full-time Bankruptcy Practice Assistant hybrid role is based in Los Angeles, CA and offers an attractive salary of $80K-$100K and a benefits package, along with the opportunity to be part of a positive and diverse workplace culture.

As a Bankruptcy Practice Assistant, you will be responsible for administrative support for bankruptcy and restructuring practice group attorneys. Your duties will include creating and editing documents, filing and serving pleadings and other documents, interacting with court staff, clients, and others, completing client/matter intake forms, finalizing bills, submitting expenses, entering time, answering incoming calls, coordinating meetings, managing attorney’s contacts, and maintaining calendars.

Some of your primary duties in this Bankruptcy Practice Assistant role will include:

  • Creating and editing complex documents from multiple sources, including correspondence, memos, spreadsheets, and presentations
  • Proofreading and redlining work for spelling, grammar, and layout, making appropriate changes
  • Being responsible for the accuracy and timeliness of the final work product
  • Assisting with the preparation of documents needed in connection with bankruptcy-related cases
  • Reviewing bills for accuracy and preparing transmittal letters to clients


To apply for this Bankruptcy Practice Assistant role, your soft skills, expertise, and experience should include:

  • A high school diploma or GED
  • 5+ years of legal administrative assistant experience within bankruptcy is preferred
  • Experience with document management, time and billing, client matter intake, and e-filing systems
  • Familiarity with State and Federal Courts’ procedures, including CM/ECF and File and Serve Express
  • The ability to work under deadlines, meet time constraints, and periodically work overtime on weeknights or weekends, as needed, and to the extent requested


As a vital member of the team, we’ll offer you a favorable salary and the chance to join a passionate and welcoming team in return for your expertise, inclusive approach, and commitment.

If this full-time hybrid Bankruptcy Practice Assistant job in LA motivates and inspires you, please get in touch with JOHNLEONARD today. We would love to help you get your next role.

Founded in 1969, JOHNLEONARD, a woman-owned business, is the premier staffing choice in Boston and beyond. We provide Temporary/Contract, Direct Hire, Temp-to-Hire, and Payroll services as part of our comprehensive service offerings. JOHNLEONARD is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace. All applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


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