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Legal Secretary

Permanent
Litigation
Cheam (SM2), office-based
Greater London
£Market Rate
MH3155
20/06/2024

Description

Litigation Legal Secretary

£Market Rate

Cheam (SM2), office-based

Do you have experience in either litigation or family law? Are you a legal secretary looking for the next step in your career? Or are you a legal secretary wanting to work closer to home? If so, our client is excited to welcome a dedicated and experienced legal secretary to support their dynamic litigation team. They are looking for someone with a background in either litigation or family law who thrives in a busy environment and is eager to contribute to the firm's success.

Responsibilities

As a key member of the team, you will provide essential secretarial support to your litigation team, and occasionally to other legal teams within the firm. Your role will involve:

  • Managing client communications and providing excellent client care.
  • Typing, managing files, and maintaining diaries.
  • Handling telephone cover and invoicing.
  • Performing general office duties to ensure smooth operations.

Skills and Experience Required

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • At least 2 years of legal secretarial experience within a litigation or family law team.
  • Strong typing skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Outlook, and Excel.
  • Experience with case management systems and digital dictation.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, along with a professional telephone manner.
  • The ability to maintain a professional appearance, multitask, and prioritise effectively.

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, contact Matthew Heard at matthew@lrlegal.co.uk or call for a confidential discussion on 02080049213 (office hours) or 07887523228 (out of office hours).

LR Legal is a specialist legal recruitment agency with a reputation based on trust and integrity. We will always ask your permission before sending your CV to any of our clients.

The PQE identified on this advertisement is a guide only and does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.

LR Legal Recruitment is operating as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.

*We require a lawyer who has gained the necessary experience for the position advertised. The PQE identified on this advertisement is a guide only and does not preclude applications from those with more or less PQE.