Legal Secretary

Robert Half Legal
Washington, DC
May 03, 2018
May 21, 2018
Full Time
Ref ID: 04510-9501222427Classification: Account Executive/Staffing ManagerCompensation: $15.00 to $20.00 per hourRobert Half Legal is looking for a strong Legal Secretary for a large law firm in Downtown DC to support attorneys in the practice areas of family law, real estate litigation, commercial litigation and other general litigation as well as transactional work. Candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel with excellent grammar/language skills. Qualified candidates will possess excellent organizational skills, writing and communication skills, the ability to prioritize and work under a tight schedule, Minimum of two years legal secretarial experience is required.Legal experience is required for this position. Additionally, the person will be required to organize electronic and physical files including indexing and processing discovery requests, filing documents with the court, drafting documents, working on document production projects, and working with a number of computer software programs. An understanding of Microsoft products, document management systems, and Outlook email is preferable. In addition to the above, the legal secretarial position requires strong typing, proofreading and organizational skills. It will be necessary for the person to work closely with clients including on occasion answering the phone in the reception area and setting up meetings with clients and opposing counsel.Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training. Call your local Robert Half Legal office at 888.798.2974 to discover more about this position. Apply for this job now or contact our branch office for additional information.All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. (C) 2018 Robert Half Legal. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

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