Robert Half Litigation Legal Assistant in Los Altos, California
A leading full service law firm in Silicon Valley is looking for an experienced Litigation Assistant to join their team. The candidate can work 100% remote permanently if they prefer but must reside in CA. This is a full-time position offering top compensation, medical benefits, and a 401k.
How you will make an impact:
Assist attorneys with client intake and key discovery
File hard copies of documents and maintain electronic document system
Prepare various documents and correspondence
Assemble court filings, sometimes electronically when required
Maintain confidentiality at all times
Answer incoming phone calls and assist with handling phone lines when at high volume
Contribute to the preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, trials, and hearings
Manage the case calendar and keep an eye on deadlines
Prepare correspondence and pleadings, plan out service on parties
Requirements - Comprehensive knowledge of litigation
Eagerness to learn quickly
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Excellent written, verbal and social communication skills highly desired
Strong knowledge of Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets
Incoming phone call management skills required
Able to handle multiple assignments, work well under pressure, and have the flexibility to assist the team in meeting client demands on accelerated schedules
Become part of this dynamic, growing firm and take the next step in your legal career. We want to hear from you, if you are eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment.
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