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Receptionist/Legal Assistant

Commonwealth's Attorney of Washington County, Virginia

As a receptionist/legal assistant, you will be tasked with a variety of duties to support the commonwealth’s attorney’s office. You will answer and direct all incoming calls and visitors to the office, as well as, legal assistant duties. The position is at the will and­ pleasure of the elected commonwealth’s attorney. Experience in the legal system is preferred.

Duties include:

  • Opening, sorting and scanning incoming mail, getting all orders signed, scanned and directed to the correct court for signature by the judge.
  • Responsible for inputting all warrants into Karpel case management system and building profiles and updating information in the system as it changes.
  • The candidate must have strong organizational skills and be able to meet deadlines.
  • Must demonstrate an ability to work well with others.
  • Must have good communication skills both written and oral.
  • Proficient computer skills are required, including being able to use Word and Adobe Acrobat.
  • Be able to learn to use the case management file system.
  • The candidate must be able to multi-task and adapt to new skills.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Salary to be determined by experience.


Please email applications and resumes to
County applications can be found HERE