Robert Half Legal Legal Assistant Needed IMMEDIATELY Downtown Toronto! in Toronto, Ontario

Robert Half Legal is IMMEDIATELY seeking a Litigation Legal Assistant for a downtown law firm. This role would be supporting a litigation firm, so previous experience in litigation is an absolute must! Responsibilities include (but not limited to): - Assembling documentary evidence, pleadings, correspondence and agreements - Preparing trial briefs, and arranging for trials - Preparing court reports and affidavits - Maintaining records and files and conducting research to assist staff members, Research records, court files and other legal documents - Drafting legal correspondence and performing general office and clerical duties - Assisting the lawyer by interviewing clients, witnesses and other related parties For immediate consideration, please forward an updated resume to claudia.madalena@roberthalflegal.com, citing "Litigation Legal Assistant" in the subject line.

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: 05090-9500777337

Functional Role: Legal Administrator/Manager

Country: Canada

State: ON

City: Toronto

Postal Code: M5J 2T3

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: -3+ years of previous experience as a Legal Assistant in litigation - Strong Typing skills - Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, PC Law and/or Time Matters - Excellent oral and written communication skills - Strong knowledge of the Rules of Civil Procedure - Ability to multitask effectively - Flexible, team player that is client service oriented with a strong work ethic