Legal Secretary


Salary:

DOE

Location:

SAINT LOUIS, MO

Date Posted:

May 31, 2019

Employment Type:

Contract Legal Professionals

Job Reference:

02430-0010991226

Staffing Area:

Legal


Description
Talented Legal Secretaries with ambition and passion for the field will be interested in our client's opening to be filled as soon as possible. Are you organized, efficient, and eager to learn? Contact Robert Half Legal today.

Key responsibilities

- Aid attorneys in the resolution of files in an effective and efficient manner

- Employ specialized knowledge of legal procedures

- Assist with supporting several attorneys

- Uphold calendars and billing sheets

- Maintain calendar by planning and scheduling client interactions

- Convey legal correspondence to clients

- Administer assigned files and deliver legal services under attorney supervision

- Strong communication skills are essential to communicate with clients in an effective and efficient manner

- Carry out administrative tasks as necessary
Requirements
- Strong understanding of spreadsheets and word processing is preferred

- Strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well

- Understanding of and experience with legal correspondence and court filing procedures is a plus

- Deep understanding of Personal Injury Law

- Practical knowledge of e-Filing

- Expertise in Discovery

- Quality experience with notary public

- Wide ranging experience with scheduling

- Well-founded grasp of pleadings

- Medical malpractice experience highly desired

- Proven knowledge of Time Matters

- Foundational knowledge in workers compensation

- General familiarity with Patient Medical Records

- Earlier work involving Patient Scheduling

- Comprehensive knowledge of drafting

- Be efficient in database management

- Knowledgeable in local jurisdictional and federal court rules and procedures

- Able to manage time well

- 2+ years of prior relevant experience



Take the next step in your legal career as part of this dynamic, growing firm. This position is for someone who is eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment. If that's you, we want to hear from you!

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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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