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Legal Secretary

  • Job reference: JHPCLS/0203
  • Location: North London, London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: Support Staff
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Job description: A fantastic new opportunity for a Legal Secretary with Private Client experience has become available to join a Lexcel Accredited law firm in North London. They are recruiting for their Private Client department to provide secretarial support to the head of the business who is also the head of the Private Client department. This firm have a 50-year history within London and have a wide variety of practice areas within law.

You must be an experienced Legal Secretary with a background in Private Client, the firm are looking for someone who has been trained and has worked in a City or West End law firm, you will join the department on a full time basis. The role will include assisting the diary management and the busy workload of the Private Client Solicitor.

Duties and Responsibilities
*Supporting the Head of Private Client with their busy day to day diary management
*Proof-reading and document production
*Liaising with clients in person and over the phone
*General administrative duties including typing, filing, scanning and photocopying
*On occasion covering other areas of law for support staff in other departments
*Assisting the Solicitor with Wills, Trusts and Probate, Lasting Powers of Attorney, estate administration and other general Private Client matters.

Experience Required
*A minimum of 4 years' experience as a Legal Secretary within Private Client
*Trained and worked in a higher calibre law firm such as West End or City.
*Good knowledge of Microsoft software such as Word, Excel, Outlook
*Fast and accurate typing skills and speed.

This is a great opportunity to join a forward thinking law firm with a strong presence within London. You will join a firm that takes pride in their employee's growth and development and offer excellent benefits with a highly competitive salary.

Should you wish to discuss this role or you would like to apply please contact Jack Heaton on 01772 208969 or email jack.heaton@servicecare.org.uk. For our latest jobs and register for job alerts, please visit www.servicecare.org.uk/legal.

Service Care Legal is a specialist recruitment agency supplying temporary and permanent professionals to Private Practices, Local Authorities and In-house Legal Departments nationwide. We have in-depth experience of recruiting at all levels within the legal industry and consultants who specialise in specific markets to ensure you have a dedicated point of contact who's an expert in your area. We also offer a £250 referral bonus if you know of anyone who may be interested in this role.