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Company: Robert Half Legal
Location: Washington, DC
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Recruitment Agency, Staffing, Job Board

Description

Our client, a TOP lobbying firm is downtown, DC is looking for a Legal Assistant to support the Managing Principal of the firm. This position is supporting a TOP ATTORNEY who has paved the way in government relations. If you're aiming to develop your legal career, you might thrive in this Legal Assistant position with a successful legal organization. Competency with computers is required along with ambition, organization skills, passion for the field, and the ability to take on multiple tasks at once. This full-time Legal Assistant employment is based in the Washington, District of Columbia area. Don't hesitate to take advantage of this opportunity with Robert Half Legal! Key responsibilities - Maintain confidentiality at all times - Monitor deadlines and maintain the case calendar - Assist attorneys with client intake and key discovery - Draw up various documents and correspondence - Take incoming phone calls, lending an extra ear when phone lines are busy - Efficiently organize correspondence and pleadings, arrange for service on parties - Prepare court filings, sometimes filing them electronically - Assist in preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials - File hard copies of documents as well as maintain the electronic document system Interested? Please email Carri Banholzer at carri.banholzer@roberthalflegal.com

Requirements

- 1+ years of previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity - Advanced knowledge of Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets - Desire to thrive in a high-paced environment, requiring exceptional organizational skills, juggling client matters, and adhering to strict deadlines - 1 or more years of experience handling multi-line phone systems - Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks - Self-starter and strong ethical standards - Strong communication and interpersonal skills - Eagerness to learn quickly - Scheduling experience - Expertise in Calendar Management - Hill experience is a PLUS If you want to take the next step in your legal career, this dynamic, growing firm could have an excellent opportunity for you. We're calling all candidates who are eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment. . Please email your resume to Carri Banholzer at carri.banholzer@roberthalflegal.com


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