Robert Half International Legal Assistant/ Paralegal Hybrid in DETROIT, Michigan
Consider this opportunity with a successful legal organization if you're aiming to develop your legal career as a Legal Assistant. Competency with computers, along with ambition, organization skills, passion for the field, and the ability to take on multiple tasks at once, will be essential for you in this position. This short-term temporary Legal Assistant employment is based in the Detroit, Michigan area. Don't wait to apply with Robert Half Legal if you think you're a good fit!
What you get to do every single day
Efficiently organize correspondence and pleadings, arrange for service on parties
Produce court filings, either on paper and electronically as required
Answer incoming calls and assist in handling high volume phone lines
Assist in preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, hearings and trials
File hard copies of documents as well as maintain the electronic document system
Assist attorneys with key discovery and client intake
Prepare a variety of documents and correspondence
Uphold the standards of confidentiality at all times
Maintain case calendar and monitor deadlines
Well-founded grasp of drafting
Legal Correspondence experience
Proven knowledge of Legal Correspondence
Knowledge of Civil Cases
Foundational knowledge in exhibits
Comprehensive knowledge of e-Filing
Deep understanding of Civil Court
Sound written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated enthusiasm to learn new ideas and concepts
Previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity
Mastery of Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets
Incoming phone call management skills desired
Desire to thrive in a high-paced environment, requiring exceptional organizational skills, juggling client matters, and adhering to strict deadlines
Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Excellent attention to detail
At this dynamic, growing firm, you can take the next step in your legal career! People who are eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment are our ideal candidates.
Robert Half Legal matches legal professionals and consultants with remote or on-site jobs on a full-time, project and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide teams for complex projects, including litigation, eDiscovery, data privacy, and mergers and acquisitions.
Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5592. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.