Robert Half International Legal Assistant in TAMPA, Florida
Description Candidates interested in advancing their careers might thrive in this Legal Assistant position. If you're looking to work in a booming legal organization, there is an opening for a passionate Legal Assistant with solid computer skills. The ability to prioritize multiple projects and exercise excellent organizational and motivational prowess will be essential for you in this position. Candidates who feel they are a good fit should apply with Robert Half Legal. This long-term temporary-to-full-time Legal Assistant employment is based in the Tampa, Florida area.
What you get to do every day
Uphold the standards of confidentiality at all times
Answer incoming calls and assist in handling high volume phone lines
File hard copies of documents as well as maintain the electronic document system
Assist in preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials
Assist attorneys with client intake and key discovery
Assemble court filings, sometimes electronically when required
Maintain case calendar and monitor deadlines
Arrange correspondence, pleadings, and service on parties
Prepare various documents and correspondence Requirements - Excellent knowledge of Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets
Demeanor to thrive in a high-paced environment, requiring exceptional organizational skills, juggling priorities, and adhering to strict deadlines
Excellent phone etiquette and ability to establish rapport with diverse clientele
1+ years of previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity
Great attention to detail
Eagerness to learn quickly
Expertise in Personal Injury Law
Solid understanding of Legal Assistant
Proficiency in personal injury plaintiffs
Strong communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, written, and listening)
Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities
Take the next step in your legal career as part of this dynamic, growing firm. We're looking for someone who is eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment. If you think that sounds like you, we want to hear from you!
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.