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Robert Half Legal Assistant in LATHRUP VILLAGE, Michigan

Description

Legal Assistants directly support lawyers and occasionally oversee other legal staff, such as file clerks or legal secretaries. Legal Assistants should have strong analytical, communication and organizational skills, as well as computer and technical knowledge. Some law firms prefer three to five years of legal experience in a law firm or other corporate legal department.

Responsibilities:

  • Cache e-documents and files

  • Gather documents and assemble data as directed by lawyers and paralegals

  • Manage documents for photocopying/scanning

  • Direct legal research and investigative tasks, including obtaining information or documents from outside parties, as directed

  • Be responsible for matter management and record keeping

  • Look through a variety of court and agency web sites and collect relevant content

  • Making sure copied documents adhere to original standards

  • Filing, faxing, and word processing

  • Draft correspondence and memorandum

  • Take care of computer database input and retrieval

    Requirements

Requirements:

  • Organizing and tracking files for important transactions or case documents

  • Drafting legal court documents

  • E-file experience

  • Legal Assistant experience

  • Federal court experience

  • Experience with Preparing Pleadings

  • Briefs experience

  • Experience assisting lawyers in preparing for transactional closings, depositions, hearings, trials and conferences

  • Conducting routine discovery

  • Investigating the factual evidence of a transaction or case and preparing exhibits, charts and diagrams to display information

  • 2+ years of relevant experience

This is an excellent opportunity for you to take the next step in your legal career and become part of a dynamic, growing firm. The ideal candidate is eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment.

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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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5592. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. 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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