Legal Assistant

Robert Half Legal
Rockville, MD
Aug 06, 2018
Aug 20, 2018
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Ref ID: 04517-0010565350Classification: Administrative AssistantCompensation: $15.00 to $25.00 per hourThis Legal Assistant position is for candidates looking to advance their careers. There is an opening for a passionate Legal Assistant with solid computer skills at this booming legal department in the Healthcare field. Candidate must possess the ability to prioritize multiple projects and exercise excellent organizational and motivational prowess. Candidates who feel they are a good fit should apply with Robert Half Legal. This long term temporary Legal Assistant employment is based in the Rockville, Maryland area. Major responsibilities - Draft correspondence and pleadings, arrange for service on parties - Keep maintenance of the case calendar and observance of deadlines - Administer special reception and secretarial support - Assemble court filings, sometimes electronically when required - File hard copies of documents and maintain electronic document system - Take incoming phone calls and lend an extra ear with handling high volume phone lines - Uphold the standards of confidentiality at all times - Partake in preparing exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials - Collaborate with attorneys on client intake and key discovery - Prepare various documents and correspondence All candidate's with related experience should apply to Raquel Flores via email at [Click Here to Email Your Resume].- Collating experience - Adeptness in legal files - Billing experience - Demonstrated knowledge of email - Scheduling experience - Expertise in calendar managements and scheduling appointments - General familiarity with composing various kinds of correspondence - Filing experience - Strong attention to detail - Hunger to discover new ideas and learn quickly - Demeanor to thrive in a high-paced environment, requiring exceptional organizational skills, juggling priorities, and adhering to strict deadlines - Demonstrated knowledge of Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets - Incoming phone call management skills required - Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision - 2+ years of previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity - Strong communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, written, and listening)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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