Legal Administrative Assistant


Location:

Chicago, IL

Date Posted:

February 9, 2018

Employment Type:

Contract

Job Reference:

01300-9501067339

Staffing Area:

Legal


Description
Robert Half Legal has an immediate employment opportunity for a highly-skilled and driven Legal Secretary. Become a part of a dynamic, growing firm 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. A company is looking for a temporary Legal Secretary in the Chicago, Illinois area to fill a short term position.

Responsibilities

- Possess skill set to effectively and efficiently communicate with clients over the phone

- Contribute resources for high profile partners

- Transmit legal correspondence to clients

- Utilize organizational skills to effectively and efficiently assist attorneys in the resolution of files

- Apply extensive knowledge of legal procedures

- 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


For immediate consideration, please send your resume to [email protected]
Requirements
- Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing

- Skills in Excel

- Microsoft Word experience

- Hands-on experience with legal correspondence and court filing procedures is a plus

- Solid knowledge / understanding of local jurisdictional and federal court rules and procedures

- Knowledge in database management
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.

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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