Private Client Legal Secretary

  • Job Reference: BH-36641
  • Date Posted: 3 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff
  • Location: Essex
  • Salary: £27,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Private client
  • Personnel Type: Legal Secretary

Job Description

Elevate your career in the legal sector by joining a prestigious firm as a dedicated Legal Secretary within the Private Client Team at the Wanstead Office. This full-time role offers the chance to immerse oneself in a dynamic environment, contributing to the delivery of exceptional legal services.

The firm seeks a professional with a minimum of five years' experience as a Legal Secretary, ideally within a private client department. The successful candidate will possess outstanding audio (BigHand) and copy typing skills, with a typing speed of at least 60 words per minute, complemented by a high rate of accuracy.

Responsibilities include:
  • Welcoming visitors,
  • Addressing enquiries,
  • Assisting with all aspects of Private Client matters,
  • Producing essential documents such as Wills, LPAs, and Estate Accounts.

The role demands a proactive approach to managing outgoing post, regular filing, and general administrative tasks, ensuring efficiency and organisation within the office.


Candidates should demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to handle client enquiries with professionalism, and a proficiency in MS Office. The role requires an individual who can thrive under pressure and maintain a high standard of personal conduct, contributing positively to the firm's reputation.

The firm is committed to fostering a supportive work environment where skills are valued and career progression is encouraged. By joining this team, one will benefit from engaging with experienced professionals and participating in meaningful work that impacts clients' lives.

Make the decisive move to advance your career in a role where your expertise will be valued and your professional growth nurtured.


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