Family Law Associate

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Barred in Virginia (DC and/or MD a bonus)

  • 2-5 years of experience with family law matters

  • Familiarity with the courts of Northern Virginia

  • Self-motivated, able to work independently, and think outside of the box

  • Acute analytical and critical thinking skills are required

  • Capable of clearly expressing written and oral ideas with proper grammar, formatting, and professionalism.

  • Ability to manage changing deadlines, client demands, work for multiple partners, and multiple cases

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Effective time management, planning and organization skills to accomplish tasks in a timely manner are needed. 


Responsibilities & Duties:


  • Responsible for the proactive management of your own caseload

  • Assisting in drafting, discovery, motions, trial preparation, and trials.  

  • Our team offers significant client contact and court appearances from the outset on interesting matters in a supportive, flexible environment.

Compensation commensurate with experience.

Business Legal Assistant

Must be a self-starter and possess excellent communication and organizational skills. Our expectations include that you have the ability to quickly learn new tasks, think ahead, be detail and deadline oriented, and work well with others. A good sense of humor won’t hurt.


Required Skills & Experience

  • 3+ years of legal assistant experience;

  • General knowledge of business formation and compliance;

  • Previous experience screening prospective clients, answering initial inquiries and setting consults and running conflict checks;

  • Correspondence drafting and transmitting documents via mail, email, and e-fax;

  • Comfortable with Microsoft Office applications and Adobe Pro;

  • Ability to work independently and research new/foreign concepts to present to attorneys;

  • Experience supporting multiple attorneys in a practice group.

Preferred Skills & Experience

  • Comfortable working remotely and familiar with the technologies involved

in a virtual environment;

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;

  • Highly trustworthy and discreet; and

  • Common sense and good judgment.

Duties Include

  • Scheduling of consults;

  • Performing conflict checks;

  • Opening of matters and associated files;

  • Preparing and transmission of filings; 

  • Client communication; 

  • Drafting Articles of Organization/Incorporation and other formation documents; 

  • Obtaining business license, zoning permit, and other business compliance items for clients;

  • Organization of client files;

  • General legal assistant duties; and

  • Other duties as required.

Will Witnesses

The Geller Law Group is hiring 3-5 people to be witnesses for estate document signings for our Fairfax office for about 1-3 hours per week, as needed, on an ongoing basis. 


No legal experience is required, the schedule is very flexible, and it does not require a regular weekly or monthly commitment. Compensation is $15/hr. and work must be done on-site.  


Potential candidates, please email Jen Ruff at for additional information.

LGBTQ Outreach Coordinator

The Geller Law Group, PLLC, an award-winning, rapidly growing firm located in Fairfax, VA is hiring a part-time LGBTQ outreach coordinator in the DC/NoVA region to assist the firm in reaching out to and connecting with the LGBTQ community and individuals in need of legal services for adoption and surrogacy needs.


Experience working for, significant volunteer experience with, and/or connections within a wide social and/or professional network of DC/NoVA region LGBTQ organizations and/or community groups is required. The position could be done in addition to a current full-time job as this work would only require approximately 3-5 hours/week for approximately 4 months. 


Preferred candidates are motivated, self-starters who communicate well and think creatively. The candidate would work independently, mostly from home, and on their own schedule. There is no requirement or expectation to work in our office or to work a certain schedule.

Compensation commensurate with experience.