Robert Half Corporate and Real Estate Assistant - Friendly Attorneys in CHICAGO, Illinois
Growing transactional law firm seeks a corporate and real estate assistant to join their friendly regional law firm. Legal Assistants directly support lawyers and act as a liaison with their clients. The ideal Legal Assistant will have 2+ years supporting corporate and/or real estate attorneys, sound technical and computer knowledge as well as excellent analytical, communication and organizational skills.
Some responsibilities include:
- Be in charge of legal research and investigative tasks, including obtaining information or documents from outside parties, as directed
-Prepare closing documentation and make edits and revisions to leases, purchase and sale agreements and other transactional documents
-Create and maintain corporate minutes books and corporate governance documents
Handle matter management and record keeping
Originate correspondence and memorandum
Categorize documents and assemble data as directed by lawyers and senior paralegals
Drafting legal court documents, such as pleadings, motions, affidavits and subpoenas; transactional documents, such as trusts, wills, contracts and real estate leases; and closing documents
Experience assisting lawyers in preparing for transactional closings, depositions, hearings, trials and conferences; completing many administrative tasks, including, working on individual cases or transactions
2+ years of relevant experience
This dynamic, growing firm has an excellent opportunity for you to take the next step in your legal career. We're calling all candidates who are eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment. Please forward your resume to chinetta.foster@roberthalf and claire.marshall@roberthalf for immediate consideration.
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