Private Client Legal Secretary

£22k - 27k per year + Benefits Package
07 Jun 2024
05 Jul 2024
Chris Rodriguez
Job Title
Legal Secretary
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a reputable, award-winning firm, seeking a Private Client Legal Secretary for its North Dorset offices in Shaftesbury area. The firm currently provides a reputable high-net-worth Private Client legal service, including providing advice on Wills & Estate Administration, Trusts & Estate Planning, Tax and Powers of Attorney.

In this role, you will support fee earners with the following: 

  • Producing 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
  • Setting up new files and new matters accurately and speedily on instructions from lawyers

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

  • Good literacy skills and an understanding of providing secretarial/administrative support to professional staff
  • An accurate and good typing speed (at least 60 wpm)
  • Proficient knowledge of MS Word and other Office products
  • Experience of working in a professional environment, preferably in a law firm

You will also:

  • 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

In order to be considered for this role, you must have 1+ year’s experience as a Legal Secretary or your application will not be considered.

This a superb opportunity to work for a well-respected private practice firm in Dorset.

To apply for this position, please email with your CV via the link to be considered.


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