Robert Half Legal Assistant in PARK RIDGE, Illinois
Consider this opportunity if you possess the ability to think critically while providing research and administrative support as a Legal Assistant. If you have a passion for the legal field, think about an immediate position as a Legal Assistant via Robert Half. Candidates looking for permanent employment in the Park Ridge, Illinois area should contact us for more information. This position is for motivated candidates who exercise focus, good computer skills, and organizational qualities.
What you get to do every day:
Research and analyze intricate legal documents
Assist attorney with a variety of case tasks
Methodical approach to handling substantial workload — ability to prioritize and organize effectively
Database management of all relevant documents
File, organize, scan, copy and fax legal documents in a timely manner
Opens mail, sets up necessary follow-ups, answers correspondence as directed. Distributes mail and papers for attorneys and staff
Dockets meetings and appointments
Review follow-ups and handles if appropriate
Review and corrects information on attorney timesheets as needed
Schedules and reviews diary and docket appointments for assigned attorneys
Capability to own projects, writing and negotiating, planning and organizing
Critical thinking, problem solving, ability to work independently
Transactional Law experience preferred
Solid understanding of Transactional
Detailed, accurate, and an ability to handle confidential information
Thorough understanding of word processing and spreadsheets highly valued
Customer service oriented communication skills
It is an excellent opportunity to provide training to support staff while fostering case management skills and client relationships. The company is also prepared to offer competitive compensation.
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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 contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.