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Robert Half Legal Assistant in TROY, Michigan

Description

Legal Assistants directly support lawyers and may be required to supervise other legal staff, such as legal secretaries or file clerks. Legal Assistants should have strong analytical, communication and organizational skills, as well as computer and technical knowledge. Three to five years of legal experience in a law firm or other corporate legal department may be preferred.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform computer database input and retrieval

  • Draft correspondence and memorandum

  • Reorder e-documents and files into proper categories

  • Maintain matter management and record keeping

  • Ensure documents are ready for photocopying and scanning

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

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

  • Seek and retrieve electronic documents from a variety of court and agency web sites

  • Check copies against originals to confirm accuracy

  • Be in charge of word processing, filing and faxing

    Requirements

Requirements:

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

  • Conducting routine discovery

  • Westlaw and Microsoft Suite experience

  • Dictation

  • Strong familiarity with Personal Injury Law

  • Insurance defense experience

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Legal Assistant

  • Demonstrated knowledge of court filing

  • Practical knowledge of Schedule Depositions

  • Civil litigation experience highly desired

  • Command of Litigation Legal Assistant

  • Adeptness in e-Filing

  • General familiarity with Calendar Management

  • Organizing and tracking files for important transactions or case documents

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

  • 2+ years of relevant experience

  • Drafting legal court documents

Take the next step in your legal career as part of this dynamic, growing firm. This position is for someone who is eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment. If that's you, we want to hear from you!

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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