Trainee Legal Secretary

Market Related
07 Jun 2024
05 Jul 2024
Chris Rodriguez
Job Title
Legal Secretary
Contract Type
Full Time

A highly reputable Legal 500 firm, based in Dorset is seeking a Trainee Legal Secretary for their office in Dorchester. The firm currently provide a reputable high net worth Private Client legal service including providing advice on Wills and Estate Administration, Trusts and Estate Planning, Tax and Powers of Attorney.

The role will be to support fee earners with the following: 

  • Produce documents and correspondence as directed by lawyers
  • Efficient handling of telephone enquiries and calls generally
  • Provision of assistance to and dealing with tasks as delegated
  • To set up new files and new matters accurately and speedily on instructions from lawyers

The ideal candidate will have: 

  • Good literacy skills and an understanding of providing administrative support to professional staff
  • Possess an accurate and good typing speed (at least 60 wpm)
  • Have a proficient knowledge of MS Word and other Office products
  • Have experience of working in a professional environment, preferably in a law firm
  • Be a good team player with a willingness to offer support to others and a “can-do” attitude
  • Be enthusiastic, flexible and efficient with a helpful and friendly manner for dealing with clients and colleagues

This a superb opportunity to work for a well-respected private practice firm and with full training provided.

To be considered, please email your up-to-date CV to the link below.


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