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Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Assist lawyers by investigating facts, preparing legal documents, or researching legal precedent.

Salary Breakdown

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Average

$50,470

ANNUAL

$24.26

HOURLY

Entry Level

$35,530

ANNUAL

$17.08

HOURLY

Mid Level

$48,110

ANNUAL

$23.13

HOURLY

Expert Level

$60,690

ANNUAL

$29.18

HOURLY


Program Recommendations

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Chandler-Gilbert Community College (MCCCD)

Associate in Arts, Emphasis in History

Education

Associate's Degree

Chandler-Gilbert Community College (MCCCD)

Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Philosophy

Education

Associate's Degree

Estrella Mountain Community College (MCCCD)

Associate in Arts, Emphasis in History

Education

Associate's Degree

Estrella Mountain Community College (MCCCD)

Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Philosophy

Education

Associate's Degree

Glendale Community College (MCCCD)

Associate in Arts, Emphasis in History

Education

Associate's Degree

Glendale Community College (MCCCD)

Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Philosophy

Education

Associate's Degree


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

50

Current Available Jobs

5,800

Projected job openings through 2024


Top Expected Tasks

Paralegals and Legal Assistants


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Law and Government

KNOWLEDGE

Clerical

KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Writing

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Critical Thinking

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Written Comprehension

ABILITY

Oral Expression

ABILITY

Written Expression

ABILITY

Near Vision


Job Opportunities

Paralegals and Legal Assistants

  • Paralegal Assistant - Trusts & Estates/Corporate
    Husch Blackwell LLP - Phoenix    Phoenix, AZ 85118
     Posted about 3 hours    

    Job Details
    Description
    Husch Blackwell LLP is a full-service litigation and business law firm with multiple locations across the United States, serving clients with domestic and international operations. We have an immediate opening for a Trusts & Estates/Corporate Paralegal Assistant in the Financial Services & Capital Markets Strategic Business Unit in our Phoenix, AZ office.

    SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

    The Paralegal Assistant is responsible for providing support to attorneys and paralegals in the Trust & Estate practice by assisting with handling corporate tasks relevant to estate planning including preparing corporation, limited liability company and partnership formation, governance, administration and compliance documents.

    ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

    Assist with formation documents for new companies.
    Assist with preparation of transfer documents, annual minutes, annual reporting, required state and federal filings and governance documents (buy-sell agreements, partnership agreements, corporate bylaws, etc.).
    Learn/develop technical proficiency in database use and management; internet/electronic research; and project folder/electronic file maintenance.
    Create, maintain and organize existing files.
    Assist paralegals with overflow duties.
    Meet annual targeted billable hours of 1,000.
    Assist with other tasks as assigned.
    CORE REQUIREMENTS:

    Ability to provide exceptional service, internally and externally, and to communicate effectively.
    Ability to interact in a professional and courteous manner with clients and employees at all times; professional appearance required.
    Ability to work collaboratively within a team; ability and willingness to adapt to changing business demands.
    Ability to produce acceptable amount of work efficiently and accurately; ability to produce quality final work product.
    Ability to be task-oriented and take direction from paralegals on a project basis.
    POSITION-SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS:

    Associate’s degree or equivalent required; Paralegal Certificate preferred.
    Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.
    Exceptional attention to detail.
    Excellent communication, analytical, and organizational skills; strong writing skills required.
    Proven success working in a fast-paced, continually changing environment.
    Ability to prioritize; excellent time management.
    Ability to work well under pressure, multi-task efficiently and be an independent thinker.
    COVID-19 VACCINATION POLICY:

    Husch Blackwell is committed to maintaining the health and wellbeing of our people and our communities. As such, our Firm requires all Partners and employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or submit a negative COVID-19 test result weekly. This policy applies to all partners and employees, including those working from home/remotely. If an accommodation to this policy is needed, please inquire for more information.

    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

    The physical activity of this position:

    Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.
    Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward.
    Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion.
    Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand as in handling.
    Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and palm.
    Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips.
    Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word. Those activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly.
    Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, and to make the discriminations in sound.
    Repetitive Motion. Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
    The physical requirements of this position:

    Sedentary work. Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time.
    The visual acuity requirements including color, depth perception, and field vision:

    The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes.
    The conditions the worker will be subject to in this position:

    The worker is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as in typical office or administrative work).

    We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, and much more.

    When applying please include a cover letter, résumé, and salary requirements.

    EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Vet

    Qualifications
    Behaviors
    Preferred

    Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

    Education
    Required

    Associates or better.


    Seniority Level

    Entry (student)

    Field of Interest

    Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Legal Assistant / Paralegal
    Elite Roofing Supply    Glendale, AZ 85304
     Posted 3 days    

    Who We Are:

    Elite Roofing Supply is a privately owned independent distributor of roofing materials and supplies. Elite was founded in 2013 with the mission to provide roofers with an independent distributor knowledgeable in both commercial and residential roofing. Our headquarters is in Phoenix, AZ, and we are located throughout the United States. For a complete listing of our branches, please visit our website at
    https://www.eliteroofingsupply.com/

    We provide a wide range of opportunities for employees to build a career and grow professionally. Elite's service is about “we,” not about “me.” Our core values are (1) Be of Service, (2) Be Better than yesterday, (3) Be Accountable, (4) Be Humble and (5) Be Safe. If these values resonate with you, we would love to talk to you!

    Company Assessment (Must take to be considered for this job opportunity)

    To be considered, please apply online, and copy and paste this link into your browser and complete all steps. https://www.cultureindex.com/c/48hHnJgd8T

    Job Duties

    + Assists in researching and analyzing pertinent legal documents.

    + Maintains legal files and databases, schedules meetings, and coordinates correspondence.

    + Performs work under direct supervision. Handles basic issues and problems, and refers more complex issues to higher-level staff.

    + Possesses beginning to working knowledge of subject matter.

    + Ability to understand and follo w directions.

    + Contract management.

    + Lease documentation and tracking.

    + Working with others to coordinate due diligence efforts.

    + Must be a team player, self‐starter, dependable, skilled, experienced, reliable and enthusiastic.

    + Must be able to think, problem solve, pay attention to detail and be organized.

    + Special Projects and Administrative Functions.

    Qualifications

    + 2+years experience

    + Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both verbally and in writing

    + Strong research and analytical skills

    + Willingness to enthusiastically complete tasks

    + Willingness to embrace the entrepreneurial culture that is Elite

    + You must exemplify our core values: Be of Service, Be Better Than Yesterday, Be Accountable, Be Humble, Be Safe

    Check us out at: www.EliteRoofingSupply.com

    We are a DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE and conduct Random Drug Testing.

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    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Investment Management & RECM Attorney
    DLA Piper    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 3 days    

    DLA Piper is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be treated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, gender identity, or any other factor protected by law. Job applicant poster viewing center (https://mandatoryview.com/?LicenceId=09b17fa3-b781-4022-bfdd-ec61a570463c&ProductType=OnlineApplicant) .

    DLA Piper seeks an attorney (professional track) for our Investment Management & RECM Group. The attorney will work with Partners based out of our San Diego Golden Triangle office. This position is open to all US offices. We are looking for candidates with 3 years’ substantive experience in real estate securities work and experience working on private offerings. Interested candidates should have strong analytical and writing skills, attention to detail, good business judgment, excellent organizational skills and the ability to work collaboratively and independently.

    Please apply online if you are a direct applicant. If you have a request for an accommodation during the application process or if you have any questions about the process, please contact Laurel Megna at laurel.megna@us.dlapiper.com. As DLA Piper is a federal contractor and must follow certain regulations requiring equal opportunity in employment, please apply directly online instead of sending application materials directly to Laurel.

    Search firms: Per the terms of our agreement, all candidates must be submitted through our agency portal for consideration. If you have an agreement with us, please request an invitation to submit candidates to the portal from Laurel Megna. If you do not have an agreement with us and would like us to consider candidates, please send a blind candidate profile to Laurel Megna at laurel.megna@us.dlapiper.com (Kimberly.Torvik@us.dlapiper.com) .

    Please add noreply@dlapipertalent.com to your list of safe senders.

    Requirements:

    + JD

    + 3 years' experience

    + Admitted to practice in the jurisdiction in which you are applying

    **Job:** _Lawyer_

    **Organization:** _Finance_

    **Title:** _Investment Management & RECM Attorney_

    **Location:** _California-San Diego_

    **Requisition ID:** _21000543_

    **Other Locations:** _United States-District of Columbia-Washington, United States-Florida-Miami, United States-California-San Francisco, United States-California-Los Angeles, United States-New York-Albany, United States-Arizona-Phoenix, United States-Illinois-Chicago, United States-Maryland-Baltimore, United States-Delaware-Wilmington, United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis, United States-North Carolina-Raleigh, United States-Texas-Austin, United States-Washington-Seattle, United States-California-East Palo Alto, United States-Virginia-Reston, United States-California-San Diego, United States-New Jersey-Short Hills, United States-California-Sacramento, United States-Pennsylvania-Philadelphia, United States-Florida-Tampa, United States-Texas-Houston, United States-New Jersey-Northfield, United States-Texas-Dallas, United States-Georgia-Atlanta, United States-New York-New York, United States-Massachusetts-Boston_


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Venture & Growth Law Clerk
    DLA Piper    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 3 days    

    DLA Piper is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be treated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, gender identity, or any other factor protected by law. Job applicant poster viewing center (https://mandatoryview.com/?LicenceId=09b17fa3-b781-4022-bfdd-ec61a570463c&ProductType=OnlineApplicant) .

    DLA Piper is seeking a part-time law school law clerk to work with the Venture & Growth practice group. This position is open to all US offices. This position is open to current third year law students with an anticipated graduation date of Spring 2022. Candidates with an interest in finance and an undergraduate degree in business is preferred. We are seeking exceptional law students, from diverse backgrounds and with an entrepreneurial mindset, who are motivated to build their legal skills and gain insight into client needs. We value innovators and creative thinkers. If you thrive on challenge, value teamwork and want to contribute to building a culture of inclusion, we want to hear from you.

    Please apply directly online. If you have a request for an accommodation during the application process or if you have any questions about the process, please contact Laurel Megna at laurel.megna@us.dlapiper.com. Please add noreply@dlapipertalent.com to your list of safe senders.

    Direct applicants only. No third party submissions.

    Requirements:

    Current third year law students with an anticipated graduation date of Spring 2022.

    **Job:** _Legal_

    **Organization:** _Finance_

    **Title:** _Venture & Growth Law Clerk_

    **Location:** _California-San Diego_

    **Requisition ID:** _21000634_

    **Other Locations:** _United States-District of Columbia-Washington, United States-Florida-Miami, United States-California-San Francisco, United States-California-Los Angeles, United States-California-San Diego, United States-New York-Albany, United States-Arizona-Phoenix, United States-Illinois-Chicago, United States-Maryland-Baltimore, United States-Delaware-Wilmington, United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis, United States-North Carolina-Raleigh, United States-Texas-Austin, United States-Washington-Seattle, United States-California-East Palo Alto, United States-Virginia-Reston, United States-New Jersey-Short Hills, United States-California-Sacramento, United States-Pennsylvania-Philadelphia, United States-Florida-Tampa, United States-Texas-Houston, United States-New Jersey-Northfield, United States-Texas-Dallas, United States-Georgia-Atlanta, United States-New York-New York, United States-Massachusetts-Boston_


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Investment Management & RECM Corporate Attorney
    DLA Piper    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 3 days    

    _DLA Piper is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be treated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, gender identity, or any other factor protected by law. Job applicant poster viewing center (https://mandatoryview.com/?LicenceId=09b17fa3-b781-4022-bfdd-ec61a570463c&ProductType=OnlineApplicant) ._

    Come grow with us. DLA Piper is a place where each of us has the freedom to evolve and shape our careers. As you progress, you’ll deliver exceptional, innovative solutions – and create outstanding, sustainable results for our industry-shaping clients. You will have the opportunity to be surrounded by peers who possess complimentary expertise that allow for collaboration in finding solutions, and the chance to direct your own growth and pursue a wide range of practice opportunities for clients with diverse needs. Your brightest ideas will enhance how one of the world’s leading law firms combines practice-area expertise, modern industry insights and an expansive geographic footprint to help our clients shape their businesses and industries.

    DLA Piper is seeking an investment funds or corporate attorney (professional track) with 2-5 years of experience to join the Investment Management and Real Estate Capital Markets Group. This position to open to all US offices. General corporate experience is required, including drafting organizational, side letters and offering documents for investment vehicles, along with significant experience with fund formations and joint ventures (real estate preferred). Preferred candidates will have specific expertise in tax or securities law. In addition, candidates should have immediate transferable skills and strong academic backgrounds from nationally recognized law schools, as well as prior experience in a large law firm.

    Interested candidates should apply online. If you have a request for an accommodation during the application process or if you have any questions about the process, please contact Kim Torvik (kimberly.torvik@us.dlapiper.com) , Legal Recruiting Manager. As DLA Piper is a federal contractor and must follow certain regulations requiring equal opportunity in employment, please apply directly online instead of sending application materials directly to Kim.

    Search firms: Per the terms of our agreement, all candidates must be submitted through our agency portal for consideration. If you have an agreement with us, please request an invitation to submit candidates to the portal from Kim Torvik. If you do not have an agreement with us and would like us to consider candidates, please send a blind candidate profile to Kim Torvik at Kimberly.Torvik@us.dlapiper.com .

    Please add noreply@dlapipertalent.com to your list of safe senders. Direct applicants only.

    Requirements:

    + JD and 2 years of experience

    + Admitted to practice in the jurisdiction in which you are applying

    **Job:** _Lawyer_

    **Organization:** _Finance_

    **Title:** _Investment Management & RECM Corporate Attorney_

    **Location:** _Illinois-Chicago_

    **Requisition ID:** _21000410_

    **Other Locations:** _United States-District of Columbia-Washington, United States-Florida-Miami, United States-California-San Francisco, United States-California-Los Angeles, United States-California-San Diego, United States-New York-Albany, United States-Arizona-Phoenix, United States-Maryland-Baltimore, United States-Delaware-Wilmington, United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis, United States-North Carolina-Raleigh, United States-Texas-Austin, United States-Washington-Seattle, United States-California-East Palo Alto, United States-Virginia-Reston, United States-New Jersey-Short Hills, United States-California-Sacramento, United States-Pennsylvania-Philadelphia, United States-Florida-Tampa, United States-Texas-Houston, United States-New Jersey-Northfield, United States-Texas-Dallas, United States-Georgia-Atlanta, United States-New York-New York, United States-Massachusetts-Boston_


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Paralegal, Claim Legal
    Travelers    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 4 days    

    **Company Summary**

    Taking care of our customers, our communities and each other. That’s the Travelers Promise. By honoring this commitment, we have maintained our reputation as one of the best property casualty insurers in the industry for over 160 years. Join us to discover a culture that is rooted in innovation and thrives on collaboration. Imagine loving what you do and where you do it.

    **Job Category**

    Claim, Legal

    **Target Openings**

    2

    **Job Description Summary**

    This position performs a variety of routine paralegal duties and has a solid understanding of routine legal issues. Assists attorneys and others in legal case preparation and file management for standard matters which may include routine to moderate legal research, conducting investigations, drafting routine documents and obtaining, reviewing, summarizing and analyzing all relevant documents, reports, records and other sources of information.

    Travelers offers a hybrid work location model that is designed to support flexibility.

    **Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities**

    + May conduct basic legal research and analyzes to prepare legal documents.

    + Assists with projects as requested

    + Compiles and/or drafts legal documents for review and use by attorneys such as routine documents, discovery responses, affidavits, and other routine legal documents.

    + May assist attorneys in preparation of witnesses for deposition and/or trial with general matters.

    + Prepares exhibits and other demonstrative evidence.

    + Categorizes and interprets data; reviews and analyzes reports, responses and records.

    + Conducts routine investigations including interviews as needed and directed.

    + Coordinates requests between multiple parties involved in litigation.

    + Uses resources to identify and select subject matter experts and provides instruction on areas to address.

    + May prepare and publish legal holds.

    + May prepare case summaries and/or case analysis reports.

    + Subpoenas records.

    + Coordinates with Document Management to obtain underwriting files and certified polices.

    + May review and process bills for payment.

    + Captures time and records billable time in accordance with policies and procedures.

    + Utilizes technology to respond efficiently to discovery requests.

    **Minimum Qualifications**

    + A minimum of 2 years’ experience as a paralegal, litigated claim handler or other litigation professional; or Bachelor’s degree; or a Paralegal Certification from an ABA-Certified program required.

    **Education, Work Experience, & Knowledge**

    + Bachelor’s Degree preferred.

    + Paralegal or litigation/claim experience preferred.

    + Insurance related experience preferred.

    + Working knowledge of Medical Terminology.

    + Proficient in use of legal research software (e.g. Westlaw, Pacer); Microsoft Office and PDF Software.

    **Licensing or Certificates**

    + Paralegal Certificate from an ABA-Certified program.

    **Job Specific Technical Skills & Competencies**

    + Advanced interpersonal skills

    + Advanced grammar and writing skills.

    + Intermediate knowledge of general law office procedures and local court/jurisdiction rules and procedures.

    + Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.

    + Ability to manage time and tasks

    + Intermediate research and analytical skills.

    + Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office and online research such as Westlaw and LexisNexis.

    + Ability to learn proprietary software systems.

    **Environmental / Work Schedules / Other**

    + Travel Requirements: Travel Occasionally

    **Employment Practices**

    Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We value the unique abilities and talents each individual brings to our organization and recognize that we benefit in numerous ways from our differences.

    If you are a candidate and have specific questions regarding the physical requirements of this role, please send us an email (4-ESU@travelers.com) so we may assist you.

    Travelers reserves the right to fill this position at a level above or below the level included in this posting.

    To learn more about our comprehensive benefit programs please visit http://careers.travelers.com/life-at-travelers/benefits/ .


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Legal Assistant- Contract
    Robert Half Legal    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 4 days    

    Description

    We are seeking an energetic and organized legal assistant. As the legal assistant you will perform a variety of administrative and clerical support duties for attorneys.

    Great opportunity. Responsibilities include:

    · Formatting briefs, pleadings, and other legal documents

    · Filing legal documents (e-filing skills are preferred)

    · Corresponding with clients

    · Calendaring, docketing, and scheduling

    · Other duties as assigned

    Requirements

    · Experience with Microsoft office

    · Minimum 1 year law firm or previous legal experience

    · Attention to detail

    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.

    © 2021 Robert Half. Robert Half is not a law firm and does not provide legal representation. Robert Half project lawyers do not constitute a law firm among themselves. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use (https://www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use) .


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Litigation Paralegal
    Robert Half Legal    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 4 days    

    Description

    HOT Litigation Paralegal opportunities!!! Paralegals support Attorneys in law firms by gathering, organizing, and preparing various documents and files for court cases. They may also regularly meet with attorneys, clients, or other legal professionals to gather helpful details about upcoming court cases. Paralegals will prepare other legal documents, like wills, contracts, briefs, appeals and pleadings.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    + summarizing cases and preparing reports for attorneys

    + conducting research, investigating facts and developing legal arguments

    + drafting legal documents such as contracts, depositions, and pleadings

    + preparing and filing documents with courts

    + organizing and archiving the documents related to completed and ongoing cases

    + keeping track of changes in legal framework and providing timely updates on these changes

    Requirements

    + Certification or associate degree in paralegal studies

    + Minimum 1 year previous experience

    + Working knowledge legal database software

    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.

    © 2021 Robert Half. Robert Half is not a law firm and does not provide legal representation. Robert Half project lawyers do not constitute a law firm among themselves. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use (https://www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use) .


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Litigation Paralegal
    Robert Half Legal    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 4 days    

    Description

    HOT Litigation Paralegal opportunities!!! Paralegals support Attorneys in law firms by gathering, organizing, and preparing various documents and files for court cases. They may also regularly meet with attorneys, clients, or other legal professionals to gather helpful details about upcoming court cases. Paralegals will prepare other legal documents, like wills, contracts, briefs, appeals and pleadings.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    + summarizing cases and preparing reports for attorneys

    + conducting research, investigating facts and developing legal arguments

    + drafting legal documents such as contracts, depositions, and pleadings

    + preparing and filing documents with courts

    + organizing and archiving the documents related to completed and ongoing cases

    + keeping track of changes in legal framework and providing timely updates on these changes

    Requirements

    + Certification or associate degree in paralegal studies

    + Minimum 1 year previous experience

    + Working knowledge legal database software

    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.

    © 2021 Robert Half. Robert Half is not a law firm and does not provide legal representation. Robert Half project lawyers do not constitute a law firm among themselves. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use (https://www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use) .


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Litigation Legal Assistant
    Robert Half Legal    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 4 days    

    Description

    We have an excellent opportunity for a seasoned Litigation Legal Assistant. As a legal assistant you will support a team of litigation attorneys and perform a wide variety of administrative tasks.

    Legal assistant primary responsibilities:

    · Formatting briefs, pleadings, and other legal documents

    · Filing legal documents (e-filing skills are preferred)

    · Corresponding with clients

    · Calendaring, docketing, and scheduling

    · Other duties as assigned

    Requirements

    + High School diploma

    + Minimum 1 year experience

    + attention to detail with the ability to multi-task

    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.

    © 2021 Robert Half. Robert Half is not a law firm and does not provide legal representation. Robert Half project lawyers do not constitute a law firm among themselves. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use (https://www.roberthalf.com/terms-of-use) .


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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