Family Law EA

  • Job Reference: JO0000001775
  • Date Posted: 19 February 2021
  • Recruiter: Ryder Reid Legal
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Secretarial
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our Mayfair based client, an award winner in various practice group areas, is very progressive law firm with an enviable reputation. The firm is seeking a polished Legal Secretary with a CV that boasts a wealth of Family Law experience, to offer full support to the Head of the Family Law Department and two Associates who possess a client book bulging with high profile clientele.

You will, of course, be dealing with clients/cases of an extremely confidential nature so proven, previous experience of handling such Family Law matters is essential. You will be expected to monitor all e-mail inboxes of your bosses, drafting replies to those which fall within your remit but also highlighting to your team the important matters which require their urgent attention. There will be some document amendments that you will handle, various letters and emails additionally - most of which offer you more interesting content than the norm - however, due to the sensitivity of some of the cases which can involve a lot of stress for some of the clients, it is imperative that you have previous experience of speaking to clients in similar situations within your past/current role/s within the Family Law arena.

The Lawyers have been described as great to work with actively encourage as much involvement as possible from you - the more you can do for them, the more they like it!

The firm itself? One only has to walk the office floor to understand how special a place the firm is and although it may be a few months yet before the walking of any floor takes place, one of the very best things about the firm is the people who work there. Brimming with friendly, team playing people and renowned for its strong social calendar, this is a firm you really would love to be a part of.

The firm will begin as a remote role but you will be provided with top of the range IT equipment to be able to undertake your role and will still receive a very comprehensive onboarding process where you get to meet as many of the firm as is feasible via zoom calls to get you settled.

To be considered to be a part of this fantastic firm, you will be a Legal Secretary with strong Family Law experience along with all the polish and poise to be a success in a leading department in a leading firm. So if you feel that you fit the bill, we look forward to hearing from you!