Robert Half Legal Assistant in Kansas City, Montana
Description If you're looking for work as a Legal Assistant, you could advance your career in this position. There is an opening for a passionate Legal Assistant with solid computer skills at this booming legal organization. To succeed in this position, you will need the ability to prioritize multiple projects and exercise excellent organizational and motivational prowess. Apply with Robert Half if you're a good fit! This long-term contract / temporary Legal Assistant employment is based in the Kansas City, Montana area.
What you get to do every single day
Contribute to the preparation of exhibit binders for depositions, trials, and hearings
Prepare various documents and correspondence
File hard copies of documents and maintain electronic document system
Take incoming phone calls and lend an extra ear with handling high volume phone lines
Monitor deadlines and maintain the case calendar
Efficiently organize correspondence and pleadings, arrange for service on parties
Produce court filings, either on paper and electronically as required
Maintain consistent confidentiality
Assist attorneys with client intake and key discovery Requirements - Self-starter and strong ethical standards
Excellent phone etiquette and ability to establish rapport with diverse clientele
Calendar Management experience highly desired
Comprehensive knowledge of typing 45 - 60 words per minute
Expertise in Legal Assistant
Previous experience working with Computer Databases
Calendar (docket) experience
Practical knowledge of Litigation Support
Tabs4 experience highly preferred
General familiarity with Microsoft Outlook
Earlier work involving communication
Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Good understanding of Document Management
Adeptness in Electronic Calendar
Deep understanding of Litigation Legal Assistant
Background working with Tabs4
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high-pressure environment, to prioritize tasks and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent through each task performed
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
2+ years of previous legal work experience and a dedication to integrity
Eagerness to learn about new ideas and concepts
Excellent knowledge of Internet research, calendaring, word processing and spreadsheets
Strong communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, written, and listening)
You can take the next step in your legal career as part of this dynamic, growing firm. This position will be a great fit for someone who is eager to work in a strong team-oriented environment.
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.
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 contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.