Robert Half Legal Legal Assistant in Greensboro, North Carolina
A fast moving legal department has a great 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 short term temporary Legal Assistant employment is based in the Greensboro, North Carolina area. Responsibilities: - Maintain case calendar and monitor deadlines - Prepare various documents and correspondence - Take incoming phone calls and lend an extra ear when phone lines at high volume - Draft correspondence and pleadings, arrange for service on parties - Uphold confidentiality at all times - Assist in preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials - Provide special reception, as well as secretarial support - File hard copies of documents and maintain electronic document system - Assist attorneys with client intake and key discovery - Prepare court filings and file electronically as required
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.
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Req ID: 04510-0010000188
Functional Role: Administrative Assistant
Postal Code: 27401
Compensation: $14.25 to $16.50 per hour
Requirements: - Knowledgeable with Internet research, Google suite functions, calendaring, Word, and Excel - Family law experience desired - Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize tasks and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent - Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges - Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills - Eagerness to learn about new ideas and concepts - 2+ years of previous work experience and a dedication to integrity - Incoming phone call management skills desired Please apply directly to Patrick Doherty at firstname.lastname@example.org.