Robert Half International Legal Assistant in LANHAM, Maryland
Description Looking to grow your legal career? This growing legal organization has a great opportunity for a Legal Assistant who is highly skilled and motivated. Are you a motivated self-starter and standout colleague with good computer skills and ability to multi-task? We might have a job for you. This long-term temporary Legal Assistant employment is based in the Lanham, Maryland area. A real passion for the legal industry is a must for this job. You might find this is exactly the Legal Assistant position you're looking for.
What you get to do every day
Aid attorneys with key discovery and client intake
Produce court filings, either on paper and electronically as required
Uphold confidentiality at all times
Monitor deadlines and maintain the case calendar
Arrange correspondence, pleadings, and service on parties
Take incoming phone calls and lend an extra ear with handling high volume phone lines
Assist in preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials
Maintain the electronic document system as well as file hard copies of documents
Produce a variety of documents and correspondence Requirements
Strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well
Mastery of Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets
Seizes opportunities to produce results without direct supervision
Previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity
Strong attention to detail
Incoming phone call management skills desired
Command of Civil Litigation
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high-pressure environment, to prioritize client matters and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent through each task performed
Do you want to become part of a dynamic, growing firm? This position could be an excellent opportunity to take the next step in your legal career. We're calling all candidates who are eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment.
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.