Legal Secretary/PA

Posted 13 days ago

  • Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales
  • Permanent
  • £20,000.00 / Per Annum
  • External
  • Expires In 15 days
Legal Secretary/PA | Caerphilly | Full Time | From £20,000 per annum
Our client was founded in ##### with originally 4 Partners who all worked in the legal profession within the local area prior to the Partnership being formed, with a passion to deliver excellent professional legal advice to the local community and beyond.
This firm covers all aspects of Family Law , Criminal Law, Conveyancing, Wills and Probate.
You will be joining the growing and very busy Family Law Team. Ideally, you will have experience across the whole of Family Law, including Divorce, Financial Remedy, Private Children Matters, and Public Law Care Proceedings.
What can you expect in return?
To join a fantastic company
To become part of a great team
To showcase your knowledge and skill set
Company Pension
Free parking
Our client encourages/offers training and development opportunities
Are you the right person for the job?
An adaptable and flexible approach is paramount, coupled with a ‘can do’ attitude to work and general tasks
In order to be considered for this Family Law Legal Position, you will have a good working knowledge and understanding of Family Law across its breadth
You will need to be friendly and approachable when dealing with clients and be able to explain issues to them in straightforward ‘down-to-earth’ language
A knowledge of the workings of Legal Aid will be necessary and experience in dealing with the Court portals will be an advantage
You will be committed to providing high standards of client care, be adept at managing a busy diary, be confident and professional, be organised and possess excellent audio typing skills
What will your role as a Legal Secretary/PA look like?
Audio (Digital Dictation) and copy typing (minimum 60wpm)
Liaising with clients and third parties (on the telephone and in attendance at the office where necessary)
Diary Management
Letter writing
Preparing Court documents and Trial Bundles
Assisting with the Head of our Family Law Department’s caseload where necessary
Please note, that Zoom interviews are available for the interview process.
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