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Robert Half International Legal Assistant in Ft lauderdale, Florida

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Are you looking to advance your career as a Legal Assistant? Consider this opportunity to assist the Managing Partner. Are you a passionate Legal Assistant with solid computer skills? This booming legal organization might have a job for you. This role's duties will require the ability to prioritize multiple projects and exercise excellent organizational and motivational prowess. Don't hesitate to take advantage of this opportunity with Robert Half Legal! This full-time Legal Assistant employment is based in the Ft Lauderdale, Florida area.

Your responsibilities in this role

  • Monitor deadlines and maintain the case calendar

  • Answer incoming calls and assist in handling high volume phone lines

  • Assist attorneys with key discovery and client intake

  • Produce a variety of documents and correspondence

  • Contribute to the preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, trials, and hearings

  • Maintain the electronic document system as well as file hard copies of documents

  • Uphold confidentiality at all times

  • Prepare court filings, sometimes filing them electronically

  • Draft correspondence and pleadings, arrange for service on parties

Requirements

  • Insurance Defense Litigation experience preferred

  • Calendar Management experience highly desired

  • Practical knowledge of scheduling

  • Able to handle multiple assignments, work well under pressure, and have the flexibility to assist the team in meeting client demands on accelerated schedules

  • Proven knowledge of Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • 3+ years of previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity

  • Eagerness to learn about new ideas and concepts

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

Take the next step in your legal career as part of this dynamic, growing firm. We're calling all candidates who are eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment. Please contact Amanda McCoy with Robert Half in confidence at 754-273-7418.

Robert Half Legal matches legal professionals and consultants with remote or on-site jobs on a full-time, project and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide teams for complex projects, including litigation, eDiscovery, data privacy, and mergers and acquisitions.

Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5592. 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.

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