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Robert Half International LITIGATION LEGAL ASSISTANT FOR FUNNY, LAID BACK PARTNER! in Chicago, Illinois

Description

Top nationally recognized trial firm in downtown Chicago is looking for a Personal Injury Legal Assistant ASAP . The trial law firm has achieved outstanding and record-breaking results litigating difficult cases against major insurance companies, large corporations, public and government entities. An ideal candidate has worked in a fast-paced personal injury law firm that tries large cases; has 3+ years of experience, thinks outside the box, keeps attorneys organized, is detail-oriented, can work independently, is articulate, and has a good attitude. High proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Adobe Acrobat is required. Experience calculating medical specials and dealing with Medicare, and private insurance carriers is a plus.

Job Duties:

• Calendar deadlines and making sure they are met.

• Assist attorneys with administrative tasks.

• Check court rules and civil procedure to ensure compliance.

• Process mail.

• Draft templates for letters, pleadings, motions, and discovery.

• Edit, format, and finalize MS Word documents.

• File documents in court.

• Order and subpoena medical records, CHP reports, employment records.

• Schedule depositions, court hearings, client meetings.

• Understand how personal injury cases progress and plan ahead.

• Assist in responding and drafting discovery.

• Assist in trial preparation.

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package. If you are interested in this position please send a copy of your resume to claire . marshall @ roberthalflegal.com ASAP and chinetta .foster @ roberthalflegal.com ASAP!

Requirements

Top nationally recognized trial firm in downtown Chicago is looking for a Personal Injury Legal Assistant ASAP . The trial law firm has achieved outstanding and record-breaking results litigating difficult cases against major insurance companies, large corporations, public and government entities. An ideal candidate has worked in a fast-paced personal injury law firm that tries large cases; has 3+ years of experience, thinks outside the box, keeps attorneys organized, is detail-oriented, can work independently, is articulate, and has a good attitude. High proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Adobe Acrobat is required. Experience calculating medical specials and dealing with Medicare, and private insurance carriers is a plus.

Job Duties:

• Calendar deadlines and making sure they are met.

• Assist attorneys with administrative tasks.

• Check court rules and civil procedure to ensure compliance.

• Process mail.

• Draft templates for letters, pleadings, motions, and discovery.

• Edit, format, and finalize MS Word documents.

• File documents in court.

• Order and subpoena medical records, CHP reports, employment records.

• Schedule depositions, court hearings, client meetings.

• Understand how personal injury cases progress and plan ahead.

• Assist in responding and drafting discovery.

• Assist in trial preparation.

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package. If you are interested in this position please send a copy of your resume to claire . marshall @ roberthalflegal . com ASAP and chinetta .foster @ roberthalflegal.com ASAP!

Robert Half Legal matches legal professionals and consultants with some of the best companies 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 personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal jobs that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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Salary: $40,000.00 - $50,000.00 / Yearly

Location: Chicago, IL

Date Posted: October 16, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 01300-9502727647

Staffing Area: Legal

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