Litigation Legal Assistant


Salary:

$55,000.00 to $70,000.00 per year

Location:

Chicago, IL

Date Posted:

May 3, 2019

Employment Type:

Full-time

Job Reference:

01300-9501889670

Staffing Area:

Legal


Description
Robert Half Legal is seeking a Litigation Legal Assistant to join a growing firm in downtown Chicago. The Litigation Legal Assistant must have at least 3+ years of experience with trial preparation and litigation. Responsibilities for this Litigation Legal Assistant position include but are not limited to:

- Create, edit and proofread documents, pleadings and correspondence timely and accurately
- Communicate with court personnel regarding filing procedures and fees
- Prepare Notices of Filings, Motions and Certificates of Service and exhibits
- Open and maintain files, manage high volume of filing
- Experience with ECF, State and federal Court procedures and filings
- Experience with Table of Contents
- Maintain electronic and paper files, coordinate and schedule appointments and meetings, make travel arrangements
- Enter, proofread and finalize time, prepare and complete expense reports and reimbursements

For immediate consideration please email your resume directly to [email protected]
Requirements
Requirements for this position include:

- Bachelor's Degree required
- 3+ years of experience working under a litigation attorney
- Experience with dictation is preferred
- Experience with insurance defense litigation is a plus
- Superior written and oral communication skills; excellent interpersonal skills
- Highly proficient in MS Word, MS Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint
- Familiar with the usage of a case management system and other software applications

For immediate consideration please email your resume directly 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.

© 2019 Robert Half Legal. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.


Chicago, IL

205 N. Michigan Ave
Suite 3301
Chicago, IL 60601
us
312.616.0220
Attorney/Lawyer
Baltimore, MD
Full-time
May 23, 2019
Trust and Estates Attorney
Hartford, CT
Contract Legal Professionals
May 23, 2019
Attorney/Lawyer
Seattle, WA
Contract Legal Professionals
May 23, 2019
Trusts and Estates Attorney
Towson, MD
Contract Legal Professionals
May 23, 2019
Licensed Document Review Attorney
Minneapolis, MN
Contract Legal Professionals
May 22, 2019
Corporate Attorney
Arlington Heights, IL
Full-time
May 22, 2019
Civil Litigation Attorney
Newton, MA
Contract Legal Professionals
May 22, 2019
Corporate Attorney
Arlington Heights, IL
Full-time
May 22, 2019
Construction Contract Attorney
Syosset, NY
Contract Legal Professionals
May 22, 2019
Attorney/Lawyer
Atlanta, GA
Full-time
May 21, 2019
Attorney/Lawyer
Atlanta, GA
Full-time
May 21, 2019
Insurance Claims Attorney
Chicago, IL
Contract Legal Professionals
May 21, 2019
Attorney/Lawyer
Loganville, GA
Full-time
May 21, 2019
Corporate Associate Attorney (Transactional)
Arlington Heights, IL
Full-time
May 21, 2019
See More Jobs >

Availability Status

Let us know you're ready to work with one click.

Update My Status

Set Your Status

Click the blue button on your profile page at least once a week to keep your status set to Available.

Set Your Status

Your status will automatically change to Idle and Unknown over time, so update it weekly while you’re looking for work

Update My Status