Robert Half Legal Legal Assistant in DENVER, Colorado

Patent Law Assistant Position! Our client, a leading boutique Intellectual Property Law firm in Downtown Denver is looking for a 3 plus years patent legal assistant to support their growing Intellectual Property practice. This position is primarily responsible for assisting and relieving lawyers and legal staff of administrative and clerical work by performing the following duties; scheduling, calendaring, handling of mail, managing the attorneys docket, assisting with some patent filings, filing correspondence and legal documents, conflict checks, engagement letters, and general office support. We are looking for someone with strong Office Suite skills, attention to detail, and a team player! The firm offers an excellent competitive salary and benefits. If you are qualified for this position, please email your resume and professional references to Branch Director, mala.saraogi@roberthalf.com

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.

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Req ID: 00610-0010003432

Functional Role: Administrative Assistant

Country: USA

State: CO

City: DENVER

Postal Code: 80202

Compensation: $50,000.00 to $52,000.00 per year

Requirements: - An expanding legal department has an exciting opportunity for a highly skilled and motivated Legal Assistant who is looking to grow their legal career. If you are a motivated self-starter and standout colleague with good computer skills and ability to multitask, with a real passion for the legal industry, this may be the position for you. This full-time Legal Assistant employment is based in the Denver, Colorado area. How you will make an impact - Partake in preparing exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials - Consistently uphold standards of confidentiality - Draft correspondence and pleadings, arrange for service on parties - Provide special reception, as well as secretarial support - Prepare various documents and correspondence - Prepare court filings, sometimes filing them electronically - Monitor deadlines and maintain the case calendar - Collaborate with attorneys on key discovery and client intake - Answer incoming calls and assist in handling high volume phone lines - File hard copies of documents as well as maintain the electronic document system Incoming phone call management skills desired - Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges - Sound written and verbal communication skills - 3+ years of previous work experience and a dedication to integrity - Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize tasks and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent - Administrative law experience required - Patent - US Prov - Utility - Des - PCT experience desired - Demonstrated enthusiasm to learn new ideas and concepts - High attention to detail - Strong familiarity with Internet research, Google suite functions, calendaring, Word, and Excel