Legal Secretary - Private Client

Posted 9 January by Acorn Recruitment And Training
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Legal Secretary, Legal Assistant, Legal executive, Private Client Legal Secretary

Job Title: Legal Secretary

Salary: £18,000

Location: Dorchester

A genuinely fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Legal Secretary who is looking to continue and develop their career. This is a chance to join a growing firm with offices all across Dorset who have a long history of almost 100 years of providing top class legal advice.

The successful Legal Secretary will be working in the Private Client department, so they will need some experience working and dealing with Private Client matters, and will need previous experience working as a Legal Secretary.

This is a chance to work on a host of top quality work and to help the fee earners draft documentation and bespoke letters, and liaise with clients on the telephone. This role has a solid mixture of administrative work and genuine legal experience for someone who is looking to make a career in a fee earning capacity.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Communicate with clients face to face and on the telephone, you will need good telephone manner and inter-personal skills.
  • Keeping the files on the Case Management system up to date.
  • Drafting legal documents and bespoke letters to the standard of the firm.


Essential Experience Required:

  • General Private Client background.
  • IT proficient.
  • Excellent communication required.


Desirable Experience Required:

  • Be able to demonstrate good organisational skills and time management.
  • Previous experience working in a Secretarial capacity
  • Experience in drafting documents and legal research.


If you feel your experience can fulfil this role and you are interested in working for a fantastic company, please send a recent copy of your CV to or call and speak to Michael Ives for a confidential chat.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.

Required skills

  • Legal Secretary
  • Legal Assistant
  • Legal executive
  • Private Client Legal Secretary

Reference: 36987018

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