vacancy

Legal Secretary (1149)

Ref: 1149

A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Legal Secretary to join the Mental Capacity team of a well-established, reputable law firm based in Plymouth. 

What will you be doing as a Legal Secretary?

  • You will provide direct secretarial support to the Mental Capacity team
  • You will organise travel and meetings
  • You will deal with file management tasks to ensure full compliance with practices including, Lexcel, Code of Conduct, and anti-Money Laundering
  • You will assist with the preparation of files for court, gathering all relevant documentation, and typing up of clear and concise case notes
  • You will deal with routine client telephone enquiries, managing and taking calls on behalf of the lawyers

Skills/Qualifications of a Legal Secretary?

  • The ideal candidate will be an experienced Legal Secretary within any area of law or an experienced Secretary looking to move into the legal field
  • You will have highly developed communication skills with an ability to handle difficult and sensitive conversations with empathy
  • You will have excellent written English and strong note taking skills
  • You will have experience in producing and amending letters/documents, and knowledge of document automation systems

The Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Weekly lifestyle hour
  • 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays 
  • Cycle to work scheme

Ref: 8942

Recruitment Consultant: Sophia Damshenas