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Legal Assistant

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Robert Half Legal Chicago , IL 60601

Posted 3 months ago

Robert Half Legal is seeking an experienced Legal Assistant with 1-3 years of experience to join our consulting group. This is not a temporary assignment. This is a permanent, direct-hire opportunity. Responsibilities for this role will include: carrying out duties in a legal setting under the guidance of attorneys, including giving legal advice, researching information for court cases, and presenting cases in court. As a Legal Assistant you may: - E-File in state and/or federal court.

  • Assist attorneys in preparing for trials and court proceedings.

  • Support attorneys in a legal office.

  • Investigate the facts of cases and ensure that all relevant information is considered.

  • Identify appropriate laws, judicial decisions, legal articles, and other materials for assigned cases.

  • Compile, analyze, and organize information.

  • Gather exhibits.

  • Prepare written reports.

  • Draft subpoenas and notices.

  • Draft pleadings and motions filed in court.

  • Draft and issue written discovery.

  • Review and respond to discovery requests.

  • Secure affidavits.

  • Assist attorneys during trials.

  • Organize and track files from case documents and make them available and easily accessible to attorneys. This role is an excellent opportunity for an enterprising Legal Assistant. Join our team, work with our elite clientele, put your skills to use, develop your resume and grow your professional network. Robert Half offers competitive compensation benefits, paid time-off and a number of other perks which make this an excellent opportunity for the right candidate. Interested and qualified candidates should submit a resume in WORD format to Edwin Johnson at for immediate consideration.

1-3 Years of Professional Experience At least 1+ Years of Experience in ANY Legal Setting E-Filing experience or prior training is REQUIRED Bachelor's Degree and/or Paralegal Certificate Strong Interpersonal Skills Strong Technical Skills

Employment Type: Full-time

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Legal Assistant

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Robert Half Legal