Legal Assistant

3 days left

Employer
Robert Half Legal
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Dec 07, 2018
Closes
Dec 16, 2018
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID: 04510-0010756323Classification: Administrative AssistantCompensation: $22.80 to $26.40 per hourIf you are highly skilled and motivated, and looking to grow your legal career, this growing legal department has a great opportunity for you. Are you a motivated self-starter and standout colleague with good computer skills and ability to multi-task? We might have a job for you. This long term temporary Legal Assistant employment is based in the Washington, District of Columbia area! What you get to do every day - Provide special reception and secretarial support - Maintain the case calendar and observe deadlines - Assemble correspondence and pleadings - Answer incoming calls and assist in handling high volume phone lines - Ensure documents have copies in hard form as well as within the electronic document system - Maintain consistent confidentiality - Assist attorneys with client intake and key discovery - Produce court filings, either on paper and electronically as required with the district courts - Prepare various documents and correspondence - Assist in preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials - Manage all client correspondence For immediate consideration, apply directly to Erin Doyle at [Click Here to Email Your Resume]- Strong attention to detail - Previous legal experience working within litigation - Eagerness to take initiative and learn quickly - Deep understanding of filing with the district courts - Solid understanding of litigation - Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills - High-level skills in Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets - Excellent verbal and written communication skills - Desire to thrive in a high-paced environment, requiring exceptional organizational skills, juggling priorities, and adhering to strict deadlines - Excellent phone etiquette and ability to establish rapport with diverse clienteleLocated 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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