Legal Secretary

  • Location
    Maidenhead, Berkshire
  • Category
    Legal - Legal Secretary
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • External Reference
    JN-012020-112010
  • Salary
    20000 £ - 28000 £ / Year

Legal Secretary


Maidenhead


Monday - Friday


Working for a forward thinking, innovative and friendly law firm based in Maidenhead, which has grown substantially in recent years to a turnover of over £8m and a headcount in excess of 135.
A new opportunity has arisen in their Maidenhead Office for an assistant to work within the Litigation Team.


Duties
The prime role is to assist the Litigation Team with the smooth progression of work on behalf of clients to ensure that you provide an excellent service to clients.

* To assist and support the Litigation Team in both administrative and legal tasks as and when required to include but not limited to the following:-
* Photocopying of documents
* Preparing bundles for trials
* Scheduling
* Dictation
* Drafting letters and documents
* Liaising with clients and others
* Conducting fixed fee client interviews
* Ensuring file notes of all telephone conversations and meetings prepared
* Legal research
* Drafting articles
* Attending court
* Attend any training sessions either internal or external and networking events as and when required
* Deal with all work promptly and efficiently and accurately
* Work co-operatively within the Litigation Team to assist in the delivery of excellent legal services to the firm's clients
* To keep confidential all information which is acquired about the firm's business or clients and not to disclose it to others.


Personal qualities
* Demonstrate integrity, accountability, respect and commitment
* Hands on approach with ability to work under pressure
* Be a proven team player showing flexibility and enthusiasm in all duties
* Interpersonal skills sufficient to communicate well with colleagues, clients and experts
* Ability to work with others at all levels of the Firm
* Positive attitude
* Strong attention to detail




Salary: £20000 - £28,000
Hours of work: 9.00am - 5.30pm
Holidays: Flexible leave policy
Office: Maidenhead



Apply now with your most up to date CV or call Charlotte for further information.

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