Legal Secretary - Family Law

Crow Recruitment Limited
York, City of York
£18000 - £21000/annum
11 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are working with one of North Yorkshire's most respected Legal Firms to find a passionate and hands on Legal Secretary.

The business are growing and are passionate about their people. As accredited investors in people they strive to ensure their staff enjoy success in their careers and are developed to the potential they strive for.

They are a forward thinking practice who are constantly looking for ways to innovate and stay at the top when it comes to client satisfaction.

You will ideally have experience within Family Law, however this is not essential. You will be organised, confident and have an ability to work at pace with accuracy and attention to detail.

Working as part of the Legal Team, supporting several Fee earners, it is important also that you are both professional and personable in your approach.

Having worked with the business for a number of years I can say with confidence they are great people. Genuine, warm, fun, professional and passionate about their work.

The department focuses on matrimonial law as well as working in the area of domestic violence; Whilst covering cohabitation agreements, separation, divorce and pre-nuptial agreements.

You will be involved in some of the following:

Preparing documents through audio and copy typing as well as amending and formatting complex documents.
Liaising with clients, via phone/email/face to face, providing assistance and showing empathy/professionalism.
Opening and closing cases, administration of files, diary management.
Diary management, appointment booking etc

Salary £18,000 to £21,000 depending on experience

3 Days per week, 21 hours.

Based in the centre of York, they are perfectly placed for someone living in the City or commuting in from surrounding areas such as Malton, Leeds, Selby, Colton etc. Train connections are reliable/regular and there are several Park and Ride facilities outside the City which are reasonably priced