Legal Secretary - Family / Adoption & Care - Hampshire
A very well established High street practice with numerous offices in and around the Portsmouth and wider Hampshire region, the firm continue to go from strength to strength. Today they are every bit the modern firm yet remain with traditional values focused on the client, providing an excellent service across a broad range of legal matters.
The Family team provide a very personal and supportive service in what can often be highly sensitive subject matter relating childcare and adoption cases. An opportunity has arisen for a Legal Secretary to directly support and work with the Head of Department.
You should be an experienced legal secretary and be competent in making legal aid applications, submitting court documents, liaising with clients and third parties, requesting reports, diary management and ensuring that overall files are kept in order and compliant with regulatory and quality standards.
Being an experienced Legal Secretary you will have sound experience with audio typing, with a high degree of letter layout/formatting skills required therefore familiarity and good competencies in using a modern IT are essential as well as utilising CCMS and CJMS. A good communicator and a personable and engaging approach with clients and colleagues is also key. This is a great team and if you enjoy contributing to and delivering on expectations, playing your part in what can often be a challenging environment regarding the sensitivity of subject matter being dealt with you will be made very welcome.
The office is situated on Hampshire / Sussex borders in a fantastic market town with excellent public transport links and easily accessible by car.
For Further details please contact Gary at QED Legal with reference to this notice.