Private Client, Probate Legal Secretary

21000.00 - 23000.00 GBP Annual
13 Mar 2019
10 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Private Client, Probate Legal Secretary

Our client an accredited Legal 500 multi- office firm of solicitors are recruiting for an experienced Private client Legal Secretary for their Colchester office . You will be supporting the Head of Department and along with other team members assisting the Fee Earners in a fast moving client focused environment .

The Role

* You will provide full secretarial support to the Head of department and other fee earners

* Using digital dictation system to produce correspondence related to private client maters

* Meeting with clients to witness execution of client's wills/documents

* Drafting basic Wills, LPA's and court of protection applications

* Knowledge of IHT forms , Estate Accounts and Grant of probate desirable

* Production of attendance notes

* Set up and administration of trusts

* Court of Protection/ Deputyship

* Assisting with client events and helping the marketing department

* General administration , you will also cover the reception desk as and when required

The Candidate

* You will be an experienced Private Client Legal Secretary

* Fast and accurate typing skills including digital audio systems

* Experience with case management

* Strong IT Skills including Microsoft Word, Excel ,Outlook

* Excellent communication skills and a sympathetic ear

* Pleasant working environment .

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