Legal Assistant

Posted 15 March by Strictly... Easy Apply

I am seeking a Legal Assistant to join one of the most successful and well-respected Litigation firms in London. Based in the Immigration team, we are ideally looking for a candidate that has a passion/interest in this area of law. Working with an international client base it is desirable that you have a second language - Mandarin, Russian, Arabic or Polish would be ideal! This is a 6 month fixed term contract that will go permanent for the right person!

Main duties will include:

  • Variety of administration tasks such as typing and amending attendance documents, photocopying, taking minutes, billing and handling reports
  • Preparing and sending out letters, emails and other correspondences
  • Preparing signed correspondence for despatch
  • Diary management - appointments and travel
  • File opening and closing, preparing retainer letters and conflict checks
  • Knowledge management - creation and maintenance of precedents
  • Travel and passport reviews
  • Liaising with clients in a professional manner over the phone and face to face
  • Keeping the database up-to-date at all times

Ideally the successful candidate will have:

  • Their LLB/GDL
  • Previous Legal experience in a law firm or professional services team
  • A resilient and confident attitude as you will dealing directly with clients
  • A bubbly, enthusiastic and proactive approach to their work
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A self-starter attitude

This is a great role for someone that wants to pursue a career in the legal field - kick start your career with a company that will value your growth and progression within the firm! Please apply directly if the above sounds like you!

Required skills

  • Arabic
  • Immigration
  • Mandarin
  • Russian
  • PA
  • LLB
  • Paralegal
  • Legal Assistant
  • 2.1
  • GDL

Reference: 34690430

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