Family Legal Secretary

£18000 - £21000

Job Description

Kirkland Associates currently have a great opportunity for an experienced Legal Secretary within Family Law to join an excellent client based in Stoke-On-Trent who have been established for over 40 years. The right candidate will cover both their branches and be willing to assist in other departments when necessary.

Family Legal Secretary- The role:

  • Liaising with clients to answer basic queries over the phone and face to face
  • Diary management of solicitors
  • Maintaining filing and record systems
  • Prepare briefs for counsel
  • General admin and Secretary duties including: scanning, filing and photocopying
  • Assisting with a variety of Family Law matters
  • Audio typing using a digital dictation system

Family Legal Secretary- The Candidate:

  • Legal Secretary experience
  • Knowledge of Family Law
  • Typing experience essential
  • IT literate
  • Good time management and organisational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including good phone manner