Legal Secretary


Our client is a niche firm that specialises in serious crime defence and is looking for a Legal Secretary. They are frequently tasked with representing and defending clients in extremely serious cases involving some of the most notorious crimes prosecuted in recent years, and which frequently garner national attention.

As a modern and dynamic firm, they embrace cutting-edge technology and practises in their pursuit of excellence. They take pride in thorough and robust defence case preparation, working hard to develop novel points that will allow them to articulate powerful and compelling submissions on behalf of those they represent.

Legal Secretary Responsibilities:

Attending client conferences and taking notes

Communicating with clients and stakeholders within the Criminal Justice System

Diary management

Digital audio transcription

General administrative duties and tasks

Handling enquiries and screening telephone calls

Production, preparation and amendment of legal documents, statements and forms

Take responsibility towards their own self-development

Use initiative to progress files within the limits of their own ability

Legal Secretary Benefits:

Agile working

Flexible hours

Pension Scheme

Annual Leave 25 days plus public holidays

Legal Secretary Requirements:

At least three years legal secretarial experience

Have a typing speed of 90 wpm

Full, clean UK driving licence and access their own vehicle

Birmingham, England, UK