Robert Half Legal Litigation Legal Assistant in Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Legal Assistant A Fortune 1,000, growing legal department has a great opportunity for a highly skilled and motivated Legal Assistant who is looking to grow their legal career. If you are a motivated self-starter and standout colleague with good computer skills and ability to multi-task, with a real passion for the legal industry, this may be the position for you. How you will make an impact
Preparation of various documents and correspondence
Provide special reception and secretarial support
Maintain case calendar and monitor deadlines
Draft correspondence and pleadings, arrange for service on parties
Prepare court filings and file electronically as required
Assist attorneys with client intake and key discovery
Assist in preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials
File hard copies of documents and maintain electronic document system
Answer incoming calls and assist in handling high volume phone lines
Uphold confidentiality at all times What we're looking for
2+ years of previous 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
Excellent attention to detail
Excellent phone etiquette and ability to establish rapport with diverse clientele
Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills
Eagerness to learn quickly
Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well
Knowledgeable with Internet research, Google suite functions, calendaring, Microsoft Word and Excel. This is an excellent opportunity for you to take the next step in your legal career and become part of a dynamic, growing firm. If you are eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment, we want to hear from you! Contact us today to grow your legal career!
Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting professionals on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and e-discovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, M&A; 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.
Our parent company, Robert Half, once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016)
Contact your local Robert Half Legal office at 888.798.2974 or visit roberthalf.com/legal to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.
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.
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet
Req ID: 03720-9500272868
Functional Role: Administrative Assistant
Postal Code: 17573
Requirements: - Firm in Lancaster is looking for legal assistant for the main attorney -Has to have experience in digital dictation, calendaring and scheduling -The firm is a construction/commercial litigation law firm