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Robert Half Legal Assistant in Hartford, Connecticut

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About the Job:

A Hartford based seeking a highly motivated and professional Legal Assistant to join our Personal Injury Team in our Hartford Office. The successful candidate will have a compassionate demeanor, a detail-oriented work ethic, and a keen interest in personal injury law.

Responsibilities:

  1. Provide administrative support to lawyers and enhance office effectiveness.

  2. Handle communication with clients, witnesses, etc.

  3. Conduct research to support legal proceedings.

  4. Assist attorneys with the preparation of legal arguments, applications, declarations and motions.

  5. Maintain contact lists and follow-ups on court deadlines.

  6. Monitor deadlines and juggle calendars.

  7. File, organize, scan, copy and fax legal documents in a timely manner.

  8. Draft correspondence and legal documents such as contracts and pleadings.

    Requirements

Requirements:

  1. Proven working experience as a legal assistant or legal secretary in personal injury law.

  2. Familiarity with law, legal procedures, and protocols, and court systems in the state of Connecticut.

  3. Proficiency in MS Office and the ability to work with legal technology (court filing software, transcription software, etc.).

  4. Excellent time-management and typing skills.

  5. Ability to multitask and being comfortable dealing with a diverse pool of people.

  6. Knowledge of day-to-day operations of a legal office.

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.

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