Family Law Legal Secretary in Birmingham
A well-established firm with offices in Birmingham have an exciting opportunity for a for a driven and enthusiastic Legal Secretary to join their busy Family Law department.
In this varied and challenging role, the Legal Secretary will:
* Provide support to Solicitors within the Family team
* Prepare court bundles
* Manage Solicitor's diaries
* Arrange appointments and meetings
* Maintain department files
* Be the first point of contact for clients
* Transcribing audio files
* Produce legal documentation
* Ensure client confidentiality
The successful candidate will be able to work independently, and will also be a dynamic self-starter with the ability to support the running of the practice. You must also have:
* Proven experience within a Legal Assistant/Secretary role
* Experience within family law
* Thorough understanding of legal aid
* Highly organised and accurate
* Good Microsoft Office IT skills
* Calm and confident and manages pressure well
* Excellent telephone manner
* Professional and client centric
* A positive approach to work
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