Legal PA in Litigation

Career Legal
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a fantastic opening for a Legal Secretary / Legal PA to make the next step up into a reputable international firm with incredible offices in Central London. The firm have won many awards over the years and encourage staff to develop their skillset whilst also promoting a healthy work-life balance.

This role is working with a relatively small but very lovely Litigation team supporting at Partner level with plenty of scope to undertake extra responsibilities and really grow into the role. The ideal candidate will need strong litigation skills, excellent communication skills and should be personable with no fear of introducing themselves and liaising with senior members of the team.

Duties will include:

  • Heavy diary management for the allocation of fee earners
  • Arranging travel including full itineraries
  • Planning and coordinating meetings
  • Preparing presentations
  • Acting as a gate keeper for emails and calls
  • Managing the billing process for the team
  • Opening and closing files
  • Assisting with the teams business development
  • Proactively suggesting and arranging networking opportunities
  • Preparing, amending and proof reading documents including letters and emails

To apply, please click on the button and send your Cover Note/CV with your contact details to Chelsea Broadley - at least 2 years of litigation experience is a necessity for this role.

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