Robert Half Legal Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia
This Legal Assistant position offers you the opportunity to develop your legal career with a successful legal organization. Competency with computers, along with ambition, organization skills, passion for the field, and the ability to take on multiple tasks at once, will be essential for you in this position. This short-term contract / temporary Legal Assistant employment is based in the Atlanta, Georgia area. Apply today with Robert Half!
Prepare court filings and file electronically
File hard copies of documents as well as maintain the electronic document system
Arrange correspondence, pleadings, and service on parties
Take part in the preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials
Prepare various legal documents and correspondence
Collaborate with attorneys on client intake and key discovery
Keep maintenance of the case calendar and observance of deadlines
Take incoming phone calls as needed
Maintain consistent confidentiality
Adeptness in trial preparation
2+ years of civil litigation experience
Experience drafting legal documents
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high-pressure environment, to prioritize tasks and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent through each task performed
Excellent oral and written communications skills
Excellent phone etiquette and ability to establish rapport with diverse clientele
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Knowledgeable with Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets
Previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
You can take the next step in your legal career as part of this dynamic, growing firm. This position will be a great fit for someone who is eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment.
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5592. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.