A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a legal secretary to join a highly regarded, criminal defence law firm in Middlesbrough city centre.
Our client is seeking an additional legal secretary to join their team of criminal law solicitors and fee earners. You will work alongside another Criminal Secretary supporting Solicitors in the department with flexible shift patterns,
Your key duties will include, but will not be limited to;
- Audio/copy typing
- Liaising with clients both over the phone and face to face
- Taking incoming calls and directing them to the relevant solicitor / fee earner
- Preparing documents and court bundles
- Assisting on various administrative tasks
You must have previous experience working within a law firm for a minumum of 2 years, and previous criminal defence experience is essential. You will also have fantastic IT skills and have the ability to work on your own, well as part of a team.
The firm will offer you a competitive salary and benefits scheme.