Legal Secretary

Our client is looking for an experienced Legal Secretary with a background in legal aid cases to join their small, but professional and successful practice based in Luton.

The firm has a wealth of experience both within family and criminal cases spanning over 30 years with over 60 years of combined experience and knowledge.
You will provide support to the Senior Family Lawyer with a full range of Family law procedures from inception to completion Day to day duties would include:
  • New client on-boarding
  • Answering the telephone and meeting and greeting clients
  • Communicating with clients, Counsel and the Court
  • Making Legal Aid applications
  • Diary Management
  • Audio typing
  • Ongoing day to day case management and dealing with incoming emails/post
  • Trial Bundle preparation
  • Ad hoc administrative tasks
Person specification:
  • Minimum of 1 years experience within legal aid
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and reliable
  • Strong literacy skills with excellent attention to detail
  • Computer literate
  • The confidence to work in a fast paced and demanding role
  • A passion and ambition to assist family law clients

Bedfordshire, England, UK