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Robert Half Legal Assistant in Los Angeles, California

Description

Legal Assistants directly support lawyers and may be required to supervise other legal staff, such as legal secretaries or file clerks. The ideal Legal Assistant will have sound technical and computer knowledge as well as excellent analytical, communication, and organizational skills. Some law firms prefer three to five years of legal experience in a law firm or other corporate legal department.

Your responsibilities

  • Data-house matter management and record-keeping

  • Word processing, filing, and faxing

  • Finalize correspondence and memorandum

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

  • Delve into archives and retrieve electronic documents from a variety of court and agency websites

  • Develop a storage system for e-documents and files

  • Round up documents for photocopying/scanning

  • Cross-reference copied documents with originals to ensure accuracy

  • Regulate computer database input and retrieval

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

For immediate consideration, please submit all resumes directly to Paul.Jun[at]roberthalf[dotcom].

Requirements

  • Drafting legal court documents, such as pleadings, motions, affidavits and subpoenas; transactional documents, such as trusts, wills, contracts and real estate leases; and closing documents

  • Client Intake experience

  • 2+ years of relevant experience

  • Experience assisting lawyers in preparing for transactional closings, depositions, hearings, trials and conferences; completing many administrative tasks, including, working on individual cases or transactions

  • Organizing and tracking files for important transactions or case documents, including pleadings and voluminous discovery documents; creating and maintaining a case-management database

  • Conducting routine discovery

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

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

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.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app (https://www.roberthalf.com/mobile) and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

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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