Legal Assistant

Employer
Robert Half
Location
Cockeysville, MD
Posted
Jun 09, 2021
Closes
Jun 11, 2021
Ref
2038407941
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Ref ID: 02000-0011845021Classification: Legal AssistantCompensation: $13.00 to $16.00 hourlyThis Legal Assistant position offers you the opportunity to advance your career. Passionate candidates with solid computer skills will be interested in this Legal Assistant opportunity offered by a booming legal organization. The ability to prioritize multiple projects and exercise excellent organizational and motivational prowess will be essential for you in this position. Apply today with Robert Half Legal if you're a good fit for this position. This short-term temporary Legal Assistant employment is based in the Hunt Valley, Maryland area.Responsibilities- File hard copies of documents as well as maintain the electronic document system- Keep maintenance of the case calendar and observance of deadlines- Consistently uphold standards of confidentiality- Efficiently organize correspondence and pleadings, arrange for service on parties- Draw up various documents and correspondence- Take incoming phone calls, lending an extra ear when phone lines are busy- Prepare court filings, sometimes filing them electronically- Assist attorneys with key discovery and client intake- Contribute to the preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, trials, and hearingsJob Requirements:- Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high-pressure environment, to prioritize client matters and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent through each task performed- Self-starter and strong ethical standards- Comprehensive knowledge of Answering Inbound Calls- Strong familiarity with EMR (Electronic Medical Records)- Answering Inbound Calls experience required- Legal Correspondence experience- Strong communication and social skills- 1+ years of previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity- High-level skills in Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets- Hunger to discover new ideas and learn quickly- Excellent telephone etiquette and keyboard skills- Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environmentAre you looking to take the next step in your legal career? A dynamic, growing firm could have an excellent opportunity for you. This position will be a great fit for someone who is eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment..Robert Half Legal matches legal professionals and consultants with remote or on-site jobs on a full-time, project and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide teams for complex projects, including litigation, eDiscovery, data privacy, and mergers and acquisitions. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs. When you work with us, you're working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes' inaugural list of America's Best Temporary Staffing Firms. Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5592. All applicants applying for US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information. (C) Robert Half Legal. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. Robert Half is not a law firm and does not provide legal representation. Robert Half project attorneys do not constitute a law firm among themselves. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use (www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use).

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