Legal Secretary - Family/Criminal Law

Coodes Solicitors
Liskeard, Cornwall
Salary: £16250 – £18000 plus benefits (starting salary subject to knowledge and skills)
05 Jun 2019
26 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Legal Secretary - Family/Criminal Law
Location: Liskeard

Salary: £16250 – £18000 plus benefits (starting salary subject to knowledge and skills)


Full time / Permanent 
Monday - Friday (9.00- 17.00)


Family Law / Criminal Law / Audio Typing / Secretarial

Coodes LLP is one of the leading law firms in Cornwall and Devon and the longest established firm in the region. As an Investors in People accredited employer we are confident that we are a great place to work and develop your career and we strive to ensure we stay that way. 

Supporting our highly-experienced Lawyers are a dedicated and skilled team of Legal Secretaries and Personal Assistants who not only provide word processing and administrative support but are at the forefront of putting clients at the core of absolutely everything we do. We are passionate about enabling our staff to realise their full potential and due to the advancement of existing staff we have an opportunity for a Legal Secretary / Assistant to support our outstanding Family and Criminal Lawyers based in Liskeard. 
Experience of legal secretarial work is highly desirable ideally in a Family and or criminal law setting but training will be provided for the right candidate who can demonstrate the requisite skills. 

We are welcoming applications from candidates with excellent skills in client relations, record keeping and IT (Microsoft Office), with the ability to prioritise work and use initiative to achieve objectives, transcribing digital dictation accurately and quickly. 

The successful candidates will be expected to work as part of a team in an open plan environment, embracing change and technology to meet and anticipate clients’ expectations. 

In return we offer our staff a group pension plan, Annual bonus scheme, Medical cash plan, Life assurance, Holiday trading plus access to private medical insurance schemes, discounted gym membership, cycle to work scheme and discounted shopping vouchers