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Legal Assistant

El Segundo, California
Job Type
Full Time
2 Aug 2020
Ref ID: 00636449

Classification: Legal Assistant

Compensation: $20.00 to $22.00 hourly

Greetings, Robert Half Legal is working on an exciting long-term remote job opportunity for a client with an office in El Segundo. The company is a legal service provider and the job is with the bankruptcy/corporate restructuring department. Bankruptcy is a hot field right now and will continue to be in the foreseeable future. We apologize if you have received this in error or duplicate!

The position is remote for the time being - once things normalize, the position will relocate onsite at the company's offices in El Segundo.
•Position Title: Restructuring Consultant
•Essential Skills: Must have the following 1) excellent verbal and written communication 2) solid attention-to-detail and work ethic (a small mistake could potentially have negative consequences for end-client) 3) cognitive capacity in utilizing all the training/onboarding/resources to be successful.
•Duties include but not limited to: managing case dockets, responding to creditor inquiries, performing internet and legal research; preparing claim and solicitation binders for submission to the Federal Bankruptcy Court; reviewing contracts and other pertinent documents; and quality control review of proofs of claim including creditor and notice party addresses; as well as work closely with Restructuring team to ensure all client needs are met in a timely fashion. Training is provided.
•Hourly pay rate: $19 - $22 based on experience
•Duration: ongoing long-term (potential to become full-time), 50 hours + / week (OT paid at time and a half) Mon. through Fri., with possibility of more (OT) if a high performer
•Process: presenting resume to client (NO typos, the partners are very particular about this), a phone or SKYPE interview with them, offer and start date confirmed for paid-training period lasting several weeks.

If interested, please respond with your resume in Microsoft Word format (please no Google docs or PDFs) for immediate consideration.

Job Requirements:
•Requirements: 1) bachelors degree (paralegal certificate or JD is a plus) 2) bankruptcy experience is a plus 3) ability to work with little to no supervision and stay on task 4) ability to work in a fast paced work environment 5) ability to work with drive and determination to succeed 6) ability to commute to El Segundo once the quarantine is lifted.

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  • Job Reference: 164601323-2
  • Date Posted: 2 August 2020
  • Recruiter: Robert Half
  • Location: El Segundo, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Veterans Jobs
  • Job Type: Full Time