Robert Half Legal Assistant in District of Columbia, District Of Columbia
A top DC law firm is looking to add an experienced Litigation Legal Assistant to their team. Role is completely in office, no remote flexibility. The ideal candidate will support the Director of Government Affairs and 4 attorneys, mostly in litigation, but one attorney does handle real estate matters. Duties will be mostly administrative, the office has remote paralegals who handle the billable work. Open to someone more junior, who has a desire to learn. The DC team is excellent and teamwork orientated.
Requirements - 1 or more years of experience handling multi-line phone systems
Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills
Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
Demonstrated enthusiasm to learn new ideas and concepts
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
3+ years of previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity
Strong knowledge of Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets
Desire to thrive in a high-paced environment, requiring exceptional organizational skills, juggling client matters, and adhering to strict deadlines
Proficiency in drafting
Foundational knowledge in Commercial Litigation
Calendar Management experience required
This dynamic, growing firm has an excellent opportunity for you to take the next step in your legal career. We want to hear from anyone who is eager to work who loves working in a strong team-oriented environment.
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