Robert Half Legal Assistant in BETHESDA, Maryland
Description Candidates interested in advancing their careers as a Legal Assistant will be interested in this opportunity. If you want to work as a Legal Assistant, this booming legal organization is looking for a passionate candidate with solid computer skills. To succeed in this position, you will need the ability to prioritize multiple projects and exercise excellent organizational and motivational prowess. Don't hesitate to apply with Robert Half! This permanent Legal Assistant employment is based in the Bethesda, Maryland area.
What you get to do every day
Maintain confidentiality at all times
File hard copies of documents as well as maintain the electronic document system
Manage the case calendar and keep an eye on deadlines
Take incoming phone calls, lending an extra ear when phone lines are busy
Prepare court filings, sometimes filing them electronically
Assist in the preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, trials, and hearings
Draw up various documents and correspondence
Efficiently organize correspondence and pleadings, arrange for service on parties
Collaborate with attorneys on key discovery and client intake Requirements - 1 or more years of experience handling multi-line phone systems
2+ years of previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity
Strong attention to detail
Ability to effectively interact, verbally and in writing
Advanced knowledge of Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high-pressure environment, to prioritize client matters and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Eagerness to learn quickly
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!
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.
Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app (https://www.roberthalf.com/mobile) and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5592. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.