Legal Secretary - Litigation

Law Staff Legal Recruitment
£28000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: Pension Generous holidays
Closing date
2 Nov 2020

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Practice area
Civil litigation
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Lexcel accredited practice in Greater London seeks a dedicated Litigation Legal Secretary on a full-time, permanent basis.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Litigation Legal Secretary to join our client’s Legal 500 firm in West London. The successful candidate will provide vast secretarial assistance, whilst ensuring excellent client care.

To put you forward for this position, we require your ideal salary and location and notice period.


  • General administrative duties
  • Audio and copy typing
  • Word processing and document production
  • Photocopying, scanning and document binding
  • Handling and filing all correspondence, post, faxes and emails
  • Minutes taking
  • Telephony and covering reception when required
  • File management
  • Diary management
  • Travel arrangements
  • Welcoming clients
  • Arranging couriers and hand deliveries
  • Attending court when required
  • Issuing proceedings and applications at court
  • Preparing various deeds and documents
  • Requesting and applying for searches
  • Handling employment and HR matters
  • Liaising with accounts personnel department
  • Monitoring stationary
The Candidate

  • Legal secretaries with at least 3 years’ experience in litigation matters
  • Has typing skills of at least 60 wpm
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Proficient in the use of Oyez forms and Microsoft Office applications
  • Excellent communication and client care skills
The Firm

Our client is a well-established law firm in London which provides a full range of services to individual and business clients both in the UK and overseas. Staffed by a team of dedicated lawyers who aim to achieve first class results and always exceed expectations, they are highly regarded for their ability to build and maintain strong relationships with their clients. With numerous departments recognised by the Legal 500 and Lexcel accreditation, this practice is well placed to continue on an upwards trajectory.


  • Pension
  • Generous holiday entitlement
Our Agency Requirements

  • What salary are you currently seeking?
  • How far are you most comfortable to travel from home?
  • How long is your notice period?

Legal Secretary – Litigation

For further details of this Litigation Legal Secretary vacancy, please contact Victoria on 01954 208 073 quoting reference VK31886.

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Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. The salary range shown on the current advert may not have been an indication provided by the client and could be a guideline from our research team as a broad indication on salary scales in the market, dependent on experience.

By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position.

By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site.

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Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes.

To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited's candidate registration terms please go to our website.

As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited's candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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Based minutes from the delightful, historical city of Cambridge, Law Staff Legal Recruitment specialises in helping legal firms, local authorities, private companies and individual candidates find the best personnel and opportunities in the market.

We put the success of our organisation down to our excellent, friendly team and creating close links with our clients and candidates; providing professional advice and delivering results in the shortest possible time. Over 40% of our clients come to us through word-of-mouth.

Our approach is to listen to what you want and to deliver on a personal basis exactly what you are looking for. An unusually high percentage of our new business is generated through recommendations from satisfied candidates and client firms.

We believe work should be life-enhancing and not a drudge. We pride ourselves on our friendly, human and open approach. Speak to any of us and you will notice the enthusiasm and belief we have for what we do. We treat all our staff with respect, share our success with them and encourage them to make their role their own.

Our organisation's success is the result of the combined effort of each individual.

Currently we have a computerised database of high quality firms actively searching for:

Assistant Solicitors
Legal Executives
Unqualified Fee Earners
Drafts Persons
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Contact Us
  • 1 Carisbrooke Court
  • Anderson Road
  • Cambridge
  • CB24 4UQ
  • GB
  • 01954 208 070
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