Robert Half Office Team Legal Secretary in EL Paso, Texas
A west side law firm is looking for a Legal Secretary. Duties will include welcoming guests and clients by greeting them in person or on the telephone; answering or directing inquiries.Produces information by transcribing, formatting, inputting, editing, retrieving, copying, and transmitting text, data, and graphics; coordinating case preparation.Conserves attorneys time by reading, researching, reviewing, verifying, and routing correspondence, reports and legal documents; drafting letters and documents; collecting and analyzing information; initiating telecommunications; organizing client conferences, and attorney meetings; scheduling couriers, court reporters, expert witnesses, and other special functions; coordinating preparation of charts, graphs, and other courtroom visuals; preparing expense reports.Maintains attorney calendar by planning and scheduling conferences, teleconferences, dispositions, and travel; recording and monitoring court appearance dates, pleadings, and filing requirements; monitoring evidence-gathering; anticipating changes in litigation or transaction preparation requirements.Represents attorney by communicating and obtaining information; following-up on delegated assignments; knowing when to act and when to refer matters to attorney.Generates revenues by documenting and inputting attorney billable time and reimbursable expenses; preparing invoices; tracking payments.Maintains client confidence by keeping client/attorney information confidential.Provides historical reference by developing and utilizing filing and retrieval systems; recording meeting discussions; maintaining transcripts; documenting and maintaining evidence.Maintains office supplies by checking stocks; placing and expediting orders; evaluating new products.Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; calling for repairs.Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.Documentation Skills, Meeting Planning, Supply Management, Telephone Skills, Office Experience - General, PC Proficiency, Verbal Communication, Internal Communications, Dependability, Professionalism, Client Relationships
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Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet
Req ID: 04020-0008859902
Functional Role: Secretary/Admin Asst
City: EL Paso
Postal Code: 79912
Compensation: $14.25 to $16.50 per hour
Requirements: Typing 45 - 60 WPM, Document Control, Data Entry Alphanumeric, Filing, Data Entry - Numeric, MS Windows, Customer Service, Mail Processing, Numeric 6,000 - 8,000 KPH, MS PowerPoint, Copying, Basic Office Skills, Switchboard - Phones 10 - 30 Lines, Alpha 6,000 - 8,000 kph, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook