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Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited

Job Title:
Saturday 17th November 2018

Dynamic Family Legal Secretary sought for a progressive and Lexcel accredited practice in Colchester.

The Firm
A well-established practice with strong roots in Essex, our client delivers an extensive range of legal services to businesses and individuals locally and further afield. Staffed by friendly and experienced Lawyers who are dedicated to client care, they endeavour to deliver the best possible outcome in all cases. Achieving numerous accreditations including Lexcel and CQS, they have an enviable client base and enjoy a high number of repeat referrals. They are now looking for an experienced Legal Secretary to join their family department.

The Role
The Successful Legal Secretary will be providing extensive support to a senior partner in the Family department. With a minimum of 5 years’ experience, you will undertake a wide range of duties including: file management; liaising with clients and other professionals; organising client-related activities; telephony; diarising; preparing legal documents; typing and; general office administration. It is therefore essential to have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written alongside a fast and accurate typing speed.

The Candidate
Applications are encouraged from qualified Legal Secretaries with a minimum of 5 years previous experience in a Family department.
Having a fast typing speed is a prerequisite.
Being personable with clear and concise communication would be greatly beneficial.
Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office applications will be highly advantageous.
You will have good attention to detail and work well in a team, as well as on own initiative.


For further details of this Family Legal Secretary vacancy, please contact Ryan quoting reference RC02232321.


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