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Robert Half Legal Assistant in EDWARDSVILLE, Illinois

Description Competent to Proficient knowledge and demonstrated skill set in:

MS Office Word, Excel, and Adobe

Typing, saving and calendaring events

Filing, organizing, and processing data

Reading and processing information from text and online sources

Proofing documents for spelling, punctuation and grammar

Ability to type quickly and accurately

Ability to communicate effectively with clients and coworkers

Exhibits engaged and active listening skills

Self-motivated and well-organized with the ability to prioritize and multitask

Customer Service skills preferred

Punctual and predictable attendance

Job duties must be regularly performed in the office

Preferred: Knowledge related to Asbestos, the diseases that can result from exposure, and available treatment.

Preferred: Knowledge of Asbestos containing products and in what industries they are used.

Preferred: 5+ years in legal industry or related higher education experience in legal, business, criminal justice, or related field

Position Duties (including, but not limited to):

Organize work tasks in a sequential and detail-oriented fashion to ensure accuracy of information and proper documentation of case notes

Read, scan, save and extract key information from various sources

Maintain case documents in both paper and electronic filing systems

Draft legal documents and organize documentation for attorneys

Interview clients or individuals with information regarding case details

Research products, industries, and work sites related to asbestos exposure

Work both independently and part of a team to ensure all case related information is accurately and effectively communicated and documented for other legal professionals working on the case.

Education, Certificates and Licenses:

High School Diploma or GED; higher education preferred

Must be able to pass pre-employment background check. Requirements Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy - Personal, Bankruptcy Law, Bankruptcy Filings, Draft Documents, Draft Legal Documents, Typing, Calendar Management, Calendar - Docket, Maintain Calendar

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