Robert Half Legal Secretary in Chicago, Illinois
Description If you're looking for a position where you'll be eager to start immediately, we have a confidential client looking for a highly-skilled and driven Legal Secretary. This is an incredible Legal Secretary opportunity for you to advance in your career and become part of a dynamic, growing firm. If you are passionate about the legal field and enjoy multitasking, this may be the Legal Secretary role for you. A company is looking for a permanent Legal Secretary in the Chicago, Illinois area to fill a position.
Perform administrative tasks as necessary
Convey legal correspondence to clients
Update schedule with client interactions
Ability to apply specialized knowledge of legal procedures
Possess skill set to effectively and efficiently communicate with clients over the phone
Utilize organizational skills to effectively and efficiently assist attorneys in the resolution of files
Ensure calendars and billing sheets are up to date
Administer assigned files and deliver legal services under attorney supervision
Provide assistance for several attorneys Requirements - Able to manage time well
Possess adequate knowledge and understanding of local jurisdictional and federal court rules and procedures
Prior experience with legal correspondence and court filing is a plus
Should possess a thorough knowledge of word processing and spreadsheets
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Be efficient in database management
Become part of this dynamic, growing firm and take the next step in your legal career. The ideal candidate 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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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, including medical, vision, dental, and life and disability insurance. Hired contract/temporary professionals are also eligible to enroll in our company 401(k) plan. Visit roberthalf.gobenefits.net for more information.