Real Estate Legal Secretary Team Leader

England, London
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
26 Jun 2019
24 Jul 2019
Andrew Burrows
Practice area
Commercial property
Legal secretary
Full time
Contract type

This Top 50 firm are at the forefront of legal advances. They are an international law firm with a long and rich history of expansion, commercial and legal excellence and a formidable global market presence and reputation. They have more than 30 offices worldwide and yet have retained an exceptional culture; as shown by their extremely generous benefits packages and high salaries; this is a law firm that really values their employees and puts them at the forefront of what they do. They are ranked highly in the Legal 500 and have just moved into a brand new, sparkling office in London.

The Firm

The firm have a long and rich heritage, making large gains in recent years to become a truly global market leading force. They tend to attract senior lateral hires from Top 30 UK firms and even US practices. Their international reach has grown year on year, with a presence in the US, Europe, Asia-Pacific and more.

As a practice, they have an exceptional culture. They pride themselves on promoting work life balance and provide 24/7 helplines for mental and financial help for their employees and also give free private health care to employees after the probationary period.

The Role

The firm are looking for a Real Estate Legal Secretary Team Leader for their brand-new City of London office.

This role is a very exciting and hands on one; you will oversee more than 10 legal secretaries in the Real Estate department, as well as other departments in the office, as well as providing support to 3 or 4 Real Estate fee earners. Because this is a managerial role, you will need to have some management experience. You will coordinate and manage work flow, manage the day to day workload of the team, conduct Quarterly Reviews/Annual Secretary Performance Reviews, manage the case management system and be responsible for the induction of new secretaries into the team.


  • You must be a Real Estate Legal Secretary (6+ years' experience)
  • You must have some management experience
  • You must have a typing speed of 65+ wpm
  • You must have excellent organizational skills
  • You will work well in a busy environment
  • This is an exceptional opportunity for a Real Estate Legal Secretary Team Leader to join this thriving, Top 50 practice in London.

    Apply now for immediate consideration.