Legal Secretary

TSR Legal South East
Nottingham, UK
20 May 2019
27 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Legal Secretary - Private Client


TSR Legal have an exciting opportunity with a well-established law firm based in Nottingham who are currently looking for a Legal Secretary to join their expanding Private Client team. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a firm who are committed to a high level of client care with a strategic vision for future success.

Basic Purpose and Scope:

As a legal secretary you will play a vital role in supporting fee earners within the office dealing with a range of Private Client matters such as Wills & Probate and Court of Protection matters. The right candidate will be driven and self-motivated with the ability to perform under pressure. They will be able to engage with the wider team and build rapport with clients and other employers.

Candidate Profile:

This role is client facing so it is important that the right candidate has strong relationship building skills. As a legal secretary, your duties include but will not be limited to:
  • Typing/scanning of large/complex documents
  • General file management
  • Booking and co-ordinating of meetings
  • Diary management
  • Raising bills and liaising with the accounts department
  • Attending team meetings
  • Tracking of tasks/commitments

Further desired traits include:
  • Calm telephone manner
  • Strong administrative skills
  • A key attention to detail
  • Ability to learn new skills (IT, internal processes and procedures)
  • Commitment to continued personal development

Essential Skills:
  • A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C and above
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge and experience of legal proceedings and documentation
  • Experience of working in a law firm as a legal secretary/assistant/PA within a Private Client department

Company Benefits:

Our client provides a competitive reward package which includes but is not limited to:
  • A competitive salary based on experience
  • Contributory group personal pension scheme
  • A chance to work in a supportive and experienced team


If you are interested in working in a dynamic, fast paced and challenging team and are interested in the above position please apply via this advert. Alternatively you can contact Ryan Pryce at TSR Legal for a confidential discussion about this opportunity.

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