Legal Assistant


Salary:

$14.25 to $16.50 per hour

Location:

Agoura Hills, CA

Date Posted:

April 18, 2019

Employment Type:

Contract Legal Professionals

Job Reference:

00320-0010938084

Staffing Area:

Legal


Description
Are you aiming to develop your legal career as a Legal Assistant? Consider this opportunity with a successful legal organization. You will succeed in this position if you have competency with computers, along with ambition, organization skills, passion for the field, and the ability to take on multiple tasks at once. This long-term temporary-to-full-time Legal Assistant employment is based in the Agoura Hills, California area. Don't hesitate to take advantage of this opportunity with Robert Half Legal!

Key responsibilities

- Assemble a variety of documents and correspondence

- Uphold the standards of confidentiality at all times

- File hard copies of documents as well as maintain the electronic document system

- Assist attorneys with key discovery and client intake

- Arrange correspondence, pleadings, and service on parties

- Take incoming phone calls and lend an extra ear when phone lines at high volume

- Monitor deadlines and maintain the case calendar
Requirements
- Eagerness to take initiative and learn quickly

- Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high-pressure environment, to prioritize tasks and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent through each task performed

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills

- Excellent knowledge of Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets

- Previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity

- Comprehensive knowledge of scheduling

- Billing software for attorneys experience highly desired

- Switchboard phone (1-10 lines) experience

- Foundational knowledge in data entry

- Calendar managements and scheduling appointments experience preferred

- Detailed and have the ability work independently

- Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges



Do you want to become part of a dynamic, growing firm? This position could be an excellent opportunity to take the next step in your legal career. If you're looking for a position where you will work in a strong team-oriented environment, we would love to hear from you!

For immediate consideration, please email resume to [email protected]
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 888-490-5592 to discover more about this position. Apply for this job now or contact our branch office for additional information.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

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