Junior Legal Assistant Needed in Downtown Chicago!


Salary:

DOE

Location:

Chicago, IL

Date Posted:

May 10, 2019

Employment Type:

Contract Legal Professionals

Job Reference:

01300-9501906592

Staffing Area:

Legal


Description
Jr. Legal Assistant

A top law firm is currently hiring for a Jr. Legal Assistant in our Chicago office! Become a part of a dynamic, growing firm in the Chicago, Illinois area and take the next step in your career with this fantastic opportunity. If you love multitasking and have a real passion for the legal industry, this may be the job for you.

***For immediate consideration, please send your resume to [email protected]***

Responsibilities:
Legal Assistants provide administrative support to attorneys and other legal professionals. The responsibility of this role includes, but is not limited to, answering phones and emails, preparing court papers, typing and filing documents, maintaining files, answering clients questions and scheduling appointments, coordinating travel itineraries, etc.
The candidate should have 0-2+ years of administrative or legal experience. Must have experience with exceptional communication and organization skills, the ability to work effectively within a group or independently, excellent Word, Outlook, and Excel knowledge, and type a minimum with high accuracy. Knowledge of commercial and residential transactions essential. Knowledge of grammar and basic math needed. Knowledge of Microsoft Office.

***For immediate consideration, please send your resume to [email protected]***

Requirements Of the Position:

- Possess skill set to effectively and efficiently communicate with clients over the phone
- Contribute resources for high profile partners
- Utilize organizational skills to effectively and efficiently assist attorneys in the resolution of files
- Maintain office efficiency by completing administrative tasks as necessary
- Ensure calendars and billing sheets are up to date
- Maintain calendar by planning and scheduling client interactions
- Handle assigned files and deliver legal services under attorney supervision
- Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing
- Skills in Excel
- Microsoft Word experience
- Knowledge in database management

***For immediate consideration, please send your resume to [email protected]***
Requirements
Jr. Legal Assistant

A top law firm is currently hiring for a Jr. Legal Assistant in our Chicago office! Become a part of a dynamic, growing firm in the Chicago, Illinois area and take the next step in your career with this fantastic opportunity. If you love multitasking and have a real passion for the legal industry, this may be the job for you.

***For immediate consideration, please send your resume to [email protected]***

Responsibilities:
Legal Assistants provide administrative support to attorneys and other legal professionals. The responsibility of this role includes, but is not limited to, answering phones and emails, preparing court papers, typing and filing documents, maintaining files, answering clients questions and scheduling appointments, coordinating travel itineraries, etc.
The candidate should have 0-2+ years of administrative or legal experience. Must have experience with exceptional communication and organization skills, the ability to work effectively within a group or independently, excellent Word, Outlook, and Excel knowledge, and type a minimum with high accuracy. Knowledge of commercial and residential transactions essential. Knowledge of grammar and basic math needed. Knowledge of Microsoft Office.

***For immediate consideration, please send your resume to [email protected]***

Requirements Of the Position:

- Possess skill set to effectively and efficiently communicate with clients over the phone
- Contribute resources for high profile partners
- Utilize organizational skills to effectively and efficiently assist attorneys in the resolution of files
- Maintain office efficiency by completing administrative tasks as necessary
- Ensure calendars and billing sheets are up to date
- Maintain calendar by planning and scheduling client interactions
- Handle assigned files and deliver legal services under attorney supervision
- Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing
- Skills in Excel
- Microsoft Word experience
- Knowledge in database management

***For immediate consideration, please send your 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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