Legal Assistant

Employer
Robert Half Legal
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Jun 08, 2018
Closes
Jun 21, 2018
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID: 02000-9501292071Classification: Account Executive/Staffing ManagerCompensation: DOEWe are seeking an experienced, reliable legal assistant to join a growing legal team with a large firm downtown! In this position, you will be responsible for documenting and understanding legal proceedings. Organizational and communication skills are a must, as you will play a crucial role in the everyday working of their legal office, with the opportunity to be promoted to paralegal positions within their firm. Duties and Responsibilities: . Help lawyers and paralegals . Converse directly with lawyers, clerical personnel, courtroom staff members, clients, commercial vendors, and expert witnesses . Answer phones and take messages . Create detailed spreadsheets and presentations . Prepare law documents for conferences and review . Prepare the first drafts of memos; proofreading legal documents, such as briefs and pleadings . Schedule appointments and maintain a detailed calendar . Maintain and organize files; update files with case status and information . Communicate with clients; update clients on case progressDuties and Responsibilities: . Help lawyers and paralegals . Converse directly with lawyers, clerical personnel, courtroom staff members, clients, commercial vendors, and expert witnesses . Answer phones and take messages . Create detailed spreadsheets and presentations . Prepare law documents for conferences and review . Prepare the first drafts of memos; proofreading legal documents, such as briefs and pleadings . Schedule appointments and maintain a detailed calendar . Maintain and organize files; update files with case status and information . Communicate with clients; update clients on case progressLocated 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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