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    Legal Secretary / Assistant - Family Law

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Legal Secretaries
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 11/03/2020
  • Job reference: 45199_1583943824

Legal Secretary, Family


Salary Negotiable

A successful legal 500 in the centre of Newcastle are looking for a Legal Secretary to join them in their Family team.

The successful Secretary will assist the fee earners in a busy and hard-working Family department. The work will predominantly consist of writing on behalf of any of the fee earners, sorting incoming post (including allocation of appropriate files), diarising appointments, contacting clients face to face or via telephone and organising the maintenance of electronic files. There will also be a call for any other general administrative tasks as required.

The ideal Legal Secretary will:

  • Have empathy for the problems faced by clients
  • The ability to think clearly and logically
  • An ability to work under pressure and respond to crises
  • Ability to work within a team and independently
  • An ability to manage a workload efficiently and cost effectively

The successful Secretary must be a fast and accurate typist, have high secretarial and administrative standards, the ability to work to tight deadlines and have a good interpersonal and telephone manner.

If this role is of interest to you please contact Simon or Chris on 0113 397 9929 or forward your most current CV to

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