Robert Half International Legal Assistant in Houston, Texas

Description

Robert Half Legal is seeking an Insurance Defense Legal Assistant for a growing legal department. This is a great opportunity for a highly skilled and motivated Legal Assistant who is looking to grow their legal career.

Job duties for the Insurance Defense Legal Assistant position includes: Preparation of various documents and correspondence; Provide special reception and secretarial support; Maintain case calendar and monitor deadlines; Draft correspondence and pleadings, arrange for service on parties; Prepare court filings and file electronically as required.

Requirements

Requirements for this position include: 2+ years of previous work experience and a dedication to integrity; Ability to thrive in a dynamic, high pressure environment, to prioritize tasks and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent through each task performed; Excellent attention to detail; Excellent phone etiquette and ability to establish rapport with diverse clientele; Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills. The Legal Assistant must have a minimum of 3 or more years insurance defense experience. Must be experienced with eFiling in circuit and federal courts.

Please send resumes to [email protected]

Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.

Call your local Robert Half Legal office at 888.798.2974 to discover more about this position. Apply for this job now or contact our branch office for additional information.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

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Salary: DOE

Location: Houston, TX

Date Posted: December 7, 2018

Employment Type: Contract Legal Professionals

Job Reference: 04130-9501656501

Staffing Area: Legal