Robert Half Legal Assistant in West Palm Beach, Florida
Description This Legal Assistant position offers you the opportunity to advance your career. Passionate candidates with solid computer skills will be interested in this Legal Assistant opportunity offered by a booming legal organization. Candidate must possess the ability to prioritize multiple projects and exercise excellent organizational and motivational prowess. Don't hesitate to apply with Robert Half! This short-term contract / temporary Legal Assistant employment is based in the West Palm Beach, Florida area.
How you will make an impact
Produce court filings, either on paper and electronically as required
Assist in preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials
Assemble correspondence and pleadings, as well as make arrangements for service on parties
Manage the case calendar and keep an eye on deadlines
Manage hard copies of documents, as well as the electronic document system
Uphold the standards of confidentiality at all times
Answer incoming phone calls and assist with handling phone lines when at high volume
Assemble a variety of documents and correspondence
Aid attorneys with key discovery and client intake Requirements - Excellent telephone etiquette and keyboard skills
Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing
Excellent attention to detail
Trial experience experience preferred
Strong familiarity with trial preparation
Comprehensive knowledge of Schedule Depositions
Knowledgeable with Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets
Able to handle multiple assignments, work well under pressure, and have the flexibility to assist the team in meeting client demands on accelerated schedules
Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems
Eagerness to take initiative and learn quickly
3+ years of previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity
At this dynamic, growing firm, you can take the next step in your legal career! If you are eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment, 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.
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 and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.
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.