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Robert Half International Legal Assistant in Wilmington, Delaware

Description Legal Assistants looking to advance their careers will be interested in this opportunity. Passionate candidates with solid computer skills will be interested in this opportunity for a Legal Assistant in a booming legal organization. Candidate must possess the ability to prioritize multiple projects and exercise excellent organizational and motivational prowess. Apply with Robert Half if this position is what you're looking for! This short-term contract / temporary Legal Assistant employment is based in the Wilmington, Delaware area.

Major responsibilities

  • Efficiently organize correspondence and pleadings, arrange for service on parties

  • Draw up various documents and correspondence

  • Collaborate with attorneys on client intake and key discovery

  • Uphold confidentiality at all times

  • Manage the case calendar and keep an eye on deadlines

  • Take incoming phone calls, lending an extra ear when phone lines are busy

  • Contribute to the preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, trials, and hearings

  • Manage hard copies of documents, as well as the electronic document system

  • Prepare court filings, sometimes filing them electronically Requirements - Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high-pressure environment, to prioritize tasks and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent through each task performed

  • Great attention to detail

  • Eagerness to learn about new ideas and concepts

  • Previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity

  • Proficiency in Dictation

  • Dictation Equipment experience preferred

  • Dictaphone experience desired

  • Receptionist Duties experience highly desired

  • Dictaphone experience preferred

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Self-starter and strong ethical standards

  • Excellent phone etiquette and ability to establish rapport with diverse clientele

  • Knowledgeable with Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets

If you're looking for an excellent opportunity, you could take the next step in your legal career as part of thie dynamic, growing firm. People who are eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment are our ideal candidates.


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