Robert Half Legal Legal Assistant in Minneapolis, Minnesota

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. We have a great opportunity for a motivated self-starter and standout colleague with good computer skills and ability to multi-task. This short term temporary-to-fulltime Legal Assistant employment is based in the Minneapolis, Minnesota area. Anyone with a real passion for the legal industry will be interested in this job. This opportunity might be the Legal Assistant position you're looking for. Your responsibilities - Manage hard copies of documents, as well as the electronic document system - Administer special reception and secretarial support - Answer incoming calls and assist in handling high volume phone lines - Uphold confidentiality at all times - Arrange correspondence, pleadings, and service on parties - Maintain the case calendar and observe deadlines - Assist attorneys with client intake and key discovery - Prepare various documents and correspondence - Prepare court filings, sometimes filing them electronically - Partake in preparing exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials

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: 02310-0010399704

Functional Role: Administrative Assistant

Country: USA

State: MN

City: Minneapolis

Postal Code: 55402

Compensation: $14.01 to $16.23 per hour

Requirements: - Hunger to discover new ideas and learn quickly - Detailed and have the ability work independently - Mastery of Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets - Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired - Excellent phone etiquette and ability to establish rapport with diverse clientele - Previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity - Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities - Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize tasks and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent - Deep understanding of trademark intellectual property - Microsoft Office experience - Patent intellectual property experience - Calendar (docket) experience This dynamic, growing firm has an excellent opportunity for you to take the next step in your legal career. We want to hear from anyone who is eager to work who loves working in a strong team-oriented environment. Please contact Ashley Deeb at Robert Half Legal at Ashley.deeb@roberthalflegal.com. .