Gunderson, Palmer, Nelson, Ashmore LLP


Rapid City, SD

Job Details

Gunderson, Palmer, Nelson, Ashmore LLP is a small business in Rapid City, SD. We are professional, fast-paced and rewarding.

Our work environment includes:

  • Modern office setting
  • Regular social events
  • Growth opportunities 

Gunderson, Palmer, Nelson & Ashmore, LLP has an opening in its Rapid City office for a fulltime paralegal with litigation experience. Applicant must have organizational skills, attention to detail, be able to maintain a heavy workload in a fast-paced environment and anticipate needs of attorneys. Applicant should present a professional appearance and positive attitude. Candidates should have excellent verbal and written communication skills, demonstrating an understanding of correct grammar, spelling and punctuation. 

Paralegal/Legal Assistant job responsibilities may include:

  • Receive, record and disseminate information on behalf of clients and attorneys
  • Draft correspondence, pleadings and other documents
  • Discovery production
  • State and federal court filings
  • Calendar deadlines, appointments and events
  • Interact with courts and clients
  • Transcription work
  • Maintain files
  • Other general office duties

Education and experience requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Paralegal certification or 3-5 years of legal experience preferred
  • Strong computer proficiency in MS Office (Word, Outlook, Excel)
  • ProLaw experience is a plus 

GPNA offers a friendly work environment with competitive wages based on experience and an excellent benefit package. Benefits include health insurance with HSA, life and AD&D insurance, LTD insurance, Employee Assistance Program, 401(k) plan with matching and profit-sharing contributions, generous paid holidays, vacation, sick leave, parking, and more. AFLAC, dental, and vision insurance are also available.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $20.00 - $25.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Free parking
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Travel requirement:

  • No travel

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Rapid City, SD 57701: Reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Microsoft Office: 3 years (Required)
  • Legal case management: 3 years (Required)

Work Location: In person

Application Information

Submit cover letter and resume to Kate Ackerson at kackerson@gpna.com or mail to PO Box 8045,Rapid City, SD 57709-8045.

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