Legal Secretary - Family Law

Legal Secretary - Family Law

Job Title: Legal Secretary - Family Law
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Newcastle, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: AB11133_1583716327
Contact Name: Avery Bounous
Contact Email: avery@legaleagles.careers
Job Published: March 09, 2020 12:12

Job Description

The Firm

This successful firm have space in the Family Law Department of their Newcastle office for you. The firm pride themselves on their approachable and down to earth nature, strong client relationships and they enjoy making complex legal matters easy to understand.

The Role

Supporting a newly introduced Senior Family Lawyer who is getting settled into the firm.

Duties will include:

* Prepare and edit documents and correspondence
* Dictaphone typing
* Diary management
* Client liaison
* File management
* Coordinating meetings and travel arrangements
* Indexing
* Preparing Briefs and court documents
* Time recording and monthly billing

The Right Candidate

To ensure success for this role, you must possess previous legal secretarial experience within a law firm. As you will be working closely with other secretaries in the department, the ability to work within a team is a must! Strong attention to detail, excellent communication skills and advanced technical abilities are essential. The ability to prioritise your work and a "can do" attitude could see you make this role your own.

Please click on the 'Apply for this job' button or for a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities, please contact:

Avery Bounous

Ref No: AB11133
Email: avery.bounous@empiregroup.com.au

Phone: (02) 8227 7201