Legal Secretary – Private Client

  • Location

    Richmond upon Thames

  • Sector:

    Legal Secretary / PA / EA jobs

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £20000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Waters

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0845 230 1664

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


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  • Client:

    Law Staff Legal Recruitment

Leading practice seeks Private Client Legal Secretary on a permanent basis.

Joining the highly regarded private client team in the Richmond office, the successful legal secretary will provide comprehensive administrative support to a team of fee earners allowing them to focus their efforts on fee earning. Managing a varied workload with minimal supervision, there is additional scope for this role to include some routine fee earning tasks, dependent on experience.

• Document production
• Diary management and travel coordination
• Liaising with clients
• Typing
• Handling internal and external telephone queries
• Organising meetings and booking rooms
• Providing support in marketing and financial activities
• Opening and closing files
• General administrative duties

The Candidate
• A legal secretary with a minimum of one years’ experience in a similar position
• Has a fast and typing speed of at least 60 wpm
• A friendly and confident telephone manner will be a pre-requisite
• IT literate with particular proficiency in Microsoft Office packages
• Works well under pressure to meet tight deadlines
• Strives for high standards in their work
• Is pro-active, highly organised and detail orientated

The Firm
A leading practice with a network of offices across the UK, our client is a highly regarded firm with experienced and dedicated staff offering services to both business and individual clients. They pride themselves on providing expert advice and a high-quality personal service, allowing them to achieve the best possible solutions. With particular strengths in areas including property and private client, they are well placed to enjoy continued success.

• Competitive salary dependent on experience
• Generous holiday allowance
• Contributory pension scheme
• Structured working environment
• Responsibility from the outset
• Opportunities for career progression

Legal Secretary – Private Client

For further details of this Private Client Legal Secretary vacancy, please contact Charlotte on 01954 208061 quoting reference CW30851.

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