Legal Assistant

Robert Half Legal Denver, CO
Ref ID: 00610-0010533666

Classification: Administrative Assistant

Compensation: $14.25 to $16.50 per hour

If you're looking for work as a Legal Assistant, you could advance your career in this position. A passionate Legal Assistant with solid computer skills will find a great opportunity at this booming legal department. In this role, it will be critical for you to have the ability to prioritize multiple projects and exercise excellent organizational and motivational prowess. Apply today with Robert Half Legal! This short term temporary-to-fulltime Legal Assistant employment is based in the Denver, Colorado area. What you get to do every single day - Take part in the preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials - Monitor deadlines and maintain the case calendar - Uphold the standards of confidentiality at all times - Assist attorneys with key discovery and client intake - Prepare court filings, sometimes filing them electronically - Prepare correspondence and pleadings, plan out service on parties - Manage hard copies of documents, as well as the electronic document system - Draw up various documents and correspondence - Answer incoming phone calls and assist with handling phone lines when at high volume - Provide special reception, as well as secretarial support
- Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast paced environment - Hunger to discover new ideas and learn quickly - General familiarity with medical malpractice - Foundational knowledge in exhibits - Drafting experience required - Comprehensive knowledge of court filing - Legal knowledge experience highly desired - Demonstrated knowledge of legal writing - Adeptness in legal files - Deep understanding of e-file - Knowledgeable with Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets - Excellent telephone etiquette and keyboard skills - Sound written and verbal communication skills - Self-starter and strong ethical standards - 1+ years of previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity - Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize tasks and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent through each task performed Take the next step in your legal career as part of this dynamic, growing firm. If you are eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment, we want to hear from you! .

Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

Call your local Robert Half Legal office at 888.798.2974 to discover more about this position. Apply for this job now or contact our branch office for additional information.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

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