Current employment opportunities in the Central PA area.

Well-established Lancaster County Firm is seeking a Legal Assistant to join its practice.  Applicants are required to have 5 years’ experience in legal administration.  Successful candidates will have excellent communication and organizational skills, typing and dictation proficiency and accuracy.  We offer a strong compensation package and an excellent work environment.  For consideration, please mail or email cover letter and resume to McDonald at Law, Attn: Kristine Simmons, Office Manager, 2150 Noll Drive, Suite 300, Lancaster, PA 17603 or email to

Legal Secretary Harrisburg office of large multi-state law firm is seeking a full-time experienced legal secretary to support three busy attorneys. Minimum of five (5) years of litigation experience required.  Job duties include: typing, scheduling depositions and meetings; processing invoices, word processing and assisting with trial preparation.  The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and possess excellent organization, decision-making and communication skills.  Candidate must be familiar with use of basic office equipment, computer literate and proficient in WordPerfect and Microsoft Word.  Competitive salary and benefits.  Send cover letter and resume to

Part-time Estate Administration Paralegal Local law firm seeking an experienced paralegal in Estate Administration.  The ideal candidate would be well versed in the use of Lackner Estate Software, possess proficient computer skills, be attentive to detail and have strong organizational ability.  Competitive salary and benefits.  Send cover letter and resume to

Legal Assistant Sole practitioner with general law practice in Lancaster County is seeking a legal assistant.  Candidate should possess excellent computer skills, be attentive to detail and have some law office experience.  Send cover letter and resume to



Full-Time Position Sought  Legal writing and courtroom experience gained by serving on Moot Court Board and Trial Advocacy Board while in law school. Also completed internships with the Union County PA District Attorney’s office and the Portsmouth VA Public Defender’s office, improved writing skills and represented clients in court. Contact or (570) 847-5778. Resume and cover letter on file with LBA.

Recent cum laude graduate awaiting the results of the July 2014 Pennsylvania Bar Exam has eight years of professional human resources experience seeks an associate position for employment law, contract law, civil rights law, and any related practice areas.  Contact  Resume on file at the LBA.

Trusts and Estates Attorney with L.L.M. in Taxation seeking an associate position for estate planning and drafting, estate administration, elder law, guardianships, and related practice areas.  Ten years experience both in-house and firm work with clients ranging from modest estates to ultra high net worth.  Licensed in Pennsylvania and available immediately.   Contact  Resume on file at the LBA.



Continuing Legal Education

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Lawyer Referral Service

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LBA Foundation

Established in 2002 as the philanthropic arm of the Lancaster Bar Association, the Lancaster Bar Association Foundation exists to promote access to justice for all in Lancaster County. The Foundation focuses on providing Continuing Legal Education, law-related programs for school and community groups, pro bono service in conjunction with MidPenn Legal Services and financial support for organizations addressing legal needs in the community. For more information, click here.Learn More