DISPUTE RESOLUTION LEGAL SECRETARY

Level:
Other
Job Term:
Permanent
Location:
London
Position/Type:
Operations/Other
Salary Description:
Dependent on experience
Posted:
15/05/2017
Recruiter:
Law Staff Legal Recruitment
Job Ref:
JHS25455D

Legal 500 practice in London seeks dedicated Legal Secretary for successful Dispute Resolution team.

The Firm
Our client is a well-established law firm in London who provide the full range of services to individual and business clients both in the UK and overseas. Staffed by a team of dedicated Lawyers they aim to achieve first class results and always exceed expectations. Lexcel accredited and recommended in the Legal 500 for departments including Private Client, Family, Dispute Resolution and; Commercial Property they are highly regarded for their ability to maintain strong relationships with their clients.

The Role
An excellent opportunity has now arisen within a London-based Dispute Resolution department for a dedicated Legal Secretary. Providing comprehensive support primarily to two of the team’s fee earners, the successful Legal Secretary will manage a busy and challenging workload to include: answering and making telephone calls on behalf of fee earners; audio and copy typing; attending court where required; diary management; making travel arrangements; opening and maintaining files and; preparing court bundles. Additional reception cover will also be required as part of this role. A minimum audio typing speed of 60 wpm and previous experience using Oyez forms will therefore be essential. If you take pride in deliver a high quality, support service and are seeking a hands-on role offering a competitive salary and benefits, responsibility from the outset and the opportunity to become an integral part of the
teams and practices support team, please contact Jake for further information quoting reference JHS25455.

The Candidate
You must be a Legal Secretary with a minimum of 2 years’ experience gained within Dispute Resolution;
You will have outstanding verbal and written communication skills;
You will have a fast and accurate typing speed of 60wpm as a minimum;
You will have solid experience using Microsoft Office applications and Oyez forms;
You must have a friendly and confident telephone manner;
You will be able to organise your workload to meet tight deadlines;
You will be personable, professional and detail orientated.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION LEGAL SECRETARY

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Closing Date:
12/06/2017

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