Legal Secretary recruitment agency listing

A legal secretary provides administrative support to solicitors and other legal executives. Typing letters, creating legal documents, working with dictation notes, answering correspondence from clients, keeping records and attending courts or police cells with their employers are common tasks.

Here we list a number of UK recruitment agencies with particular experience in filling legal secretary positions with legal enterprises and organisations across the country.

Entry requirements

There are no set qualifications for this role, although prospective employers are likely to look for good GCSE grades in English, along with experience in office environments " such as temporary office work, known as temping.

Temping work may be easier to obtain following a course in secretarial studies, computing, typing or audio transcription.

A course specifically in legal secretarial skills may also be of help, although good general administration skills and a working knowledge of the law should suffice.

Most legal secretarial work is full time, 9 to 5, Monday to Friday, but part time and temporary work may also be available. Work is generally carried in the office environment, although some work external work may be done, delivering documents or attending police stations or courts with employers.

Salaries

Depending on location, salaries legal secretarial staff start at between £12,000 and £20,000, climbing to between £20,000 and £30,000 as experience is gained. Those with many qualifications in high profile law firms may earn up to £36,000 per year.

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Displaying 19 of 44 Agencies that recruit for Legal Secretary jobs in the Legal industry.

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Badger Associates Ltd

For many years the name Badger Associates has been synonymous with identifying the finest legal people around the UK who want to live and work in East Anglia.

location icon Created with Sketch. Pottergate Street, Aslacton, Norwich, Norfolk, NR15 2JU

Konnect Recruitment Ltd

Recruit adaptable and reliable Legal professionals by utilising a bespoke staffing service. Konnect Recruitment operate an innovative and structured employment process that's suitable for any Legal industry position. We commonly recruit for roles such as Paralegal, Legal Secretary, Litigation Support, Solicitor and Practice Manager, meaning that we're experienced across a broad range of Legal occupations.

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location icon Created with Sketch. SUITE 2, 5 ST VINCENT STREET, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND, EH3 6SW
101 Fearnley Mill, Old Lane, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX3 5WP City West Business Park, Gelderd Road, Building 3, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS12 6LN

Attic Recruitment Limited

Favoured by legal clients for our personal and bespoke solutions, Attic Recruitment specialise in placing admin personnel into London and South East legal vacancies. We take great pride in our customer service and typically recruit paralegals, secretaries and practice managers for a range of permanent and temporary positions. We hope to build lasting relationships with all of our clients by delivering quality shortlists time and time again.

location icon Created with Sketch. 79/80 Margaret Street, London, Greater London, W1W 8TA
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Recruiter Tip

Whilst knowledge of basic office software such as Word and Excel is essential to a Legal Secretary, more specialised packages to become familiar with include Eclipse Proclaim, and BigHand Dictate.

Axis Recruitment - Office, Commercial & Call Centre

Intelligent, business minded candidates would be perfect for legal roles, we search for these individuals, ensuring all your requirements are met. We work with Secretarial, Clerks, and Practice Managers. Recently placed: Criminal, Employment and Matrimonial Law Secretaries, Legal Accounts Clerk and Financial Services Office Manager. Call us today for further information!

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location icon Created with Sketch. The Exchange, 1st John Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 1DD
Cunard Building, Water Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 1DS 40 Princess Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M1 6DE

Amanda Smith Recruitment Ltd

We specialise in Office Business Support roles including languages and Digital Media roles at all levels in Central London and offer a team of experienced and professional Consultants who are willing to go the extra mile to assist in your recruitment needs, we work quickly and efficiently to support you.

location icon Created with Sketch. 88 Kingsway, Holborn, London, Greater London, WC2B 6AA

PA London Ltd

We are recruitment consultants specialising in secretarial and support staff. We’re so confident in our selection processes that we offer a 100% money back unconditional financial guarantee.

location icon Created with Sketch. Central Court, 25 Southampton Buildings, London, WC2A 1AL

Top Job Recruitment

Welcome to Top Job we have been around for a while now and we think we have got a fair idea of what it takes to get Essex and Suffolk working. We offer a Professional and personal service to both our candidates and clients whilst at all times maintaining a high quality service, incorporating honesty and integrity in all we do.

location icon Created with Sketch. 10 Church Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1NF
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Recruiter Tip

Legal Secretaries are required to produce large quantities of typed works accurately and under pressure - meaning that an employer should look for candidates with a typing speed of around 70 wpm.

Berry Recruitment - Commercial Division

Recruiting expert staff across the Finance, Insurance, Legal, Marketing, Secretarial, Administrative and Consulting sectors, our specialist Commercial Division at Berry Recruitment is a trusted extension of businesses throughout the UK. From SMEs to blue chip nationals, our friendly consultants are committed to delivering unbeatable customer service when supplying personnel for all permanent, temporary or contract Commercial roles.

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location icon Created with Sketch. Office 1, Kingston Court, Walsall Road, Cannock, Staffs, WS11 0HQ
Temple Court, 13A Cathedral Road, Cardiff, Wales, CF11 9HA 291 293 High Street, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 4RR 4 Providence Court, Pynes Hill, Exeter, Devon, EX2 5JL Unit 7, Waterside House, Falmouth Road, Penryn, Cornwall, TR10 8BE Courtyard House, Mill Lane, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1EY Offices 10-11, Quay West Business Centre, Quay Lane, Gosport, Hampshire, PO12 4LJ 26 Terminus Street, Harlow, Essex, CM20 1EY 5 Town Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 0JZ 383 Hendon Way, London, NW4 3LP 110 Cranbrook Road, Ilford, Essex, IG1 4LZ 67A High Street, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1AY Limehurst House, Bridge Street, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 1NH 16 Pudding Lane, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1LT 56 Sheep Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 2LZ 4th Floor, Unipart House, Garsington Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 2PG 13-15 Rumbridge Street, Totton, Southampton, Hampshire, SO40 9DQ Mitre House, 9/15 High Street, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 1DF

Think Specialist Recruitment - OFFICE SUPPORT STAFF EXPERTS

Think Specialist Recruitment specialise in a number of key areas including:- PA and secretarial (including PA, Secretary, Team Secretary, Audio Secretary, Legal Secretary, Copy Typists) and administration. We offer an independent, professional, honest & efficient recruitment service.

location icon Created with Sketch. Atlantic Business Centre, Hamilton House, 111 Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP1 1BB

LinkPoint Resources Limited

With more than 20 years' experience placing legal professionals nationally and internationally, LinkPoint is a well-established consultancy specialising in legal recruitment. We work at all levels spanning private practice, commerce and the financial services industry, and our consultants have vast experience recruiting Legal Secretaries, Paralegals, Litigation Assistants and Solicitors.

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location icon Created with Sketch. CB1 Business Centre, Twenty Station Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 2JD
49 Lodge Lane, Grays, Essex, RM17 5RZ 3000 Cathedral Hill, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7YB Suite 13199, 2nd Floor, 20-22 Wenlock Road, London, N1 7GU Prudence Place, Proctor Way, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU2 9PE Wireless House, Fawkham Road, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN15 6JS

Intro Recruitment

Legal execs, litigation execs, legal secretaries.

location icon Created with Sketch. 27-29 Library Street, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1NN
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Recruiter Tip

The Institute of Legal Secretaries and PAs (ILSPA) and the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx) offer Legal Secretaries Diploma courses, which covers relevant laws, as well as giving participants a breadth of practical knowledge which will be useful in this role.

Hammond Clarke

A strong legal team could be the difference between winning a court case and being burdened with expensive court cases. Therefore we believe in only supplying the most in demand legal candidates to join your staff roster, whether you're looking for Solicitors, Litigation Support or Legal Executives, we specialise in the Legal sector and fully utilise our 10,000 candidate strong national database to provide you with best professionals.

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location icon Created with Sketch. Dukes Court, 32 Duke Street, St James's, London, Greater London, SW1Y 6DF
First Floor, Radius House, 51 Clarendon Road, Watford, Herts, WD17 1HP

Mango Solutions Recruitment Ltd

Stable, independent and successful employment agency specialising in the placement of permanent, contract and temporary staff across the United Kingdom. We operate a corporate and professional practice but with the personal touch. Genuine testimonials. Mango Solutions Recruitment " The Right choice".

location icon Created with Sketch. Number 10, Atlanta Boulevard, Romford, Essex, RM1 1TB

Sellick Partnership

Sellick Partnership provide professional financial and legal recruitment services across a network of seven offices nationwide. We pride ourselves on our integrity, and offer an unrivalled quality of service to our candidates, having built lasting relationships with clients who return to us time and time again.

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location icon Created with Sketch. Century House, 13 St. James Court, Friar Gate, Derby, Derbyshire, DE1 1BT
7th Floor, Phoenix House, Leeds, Yorkshire, LS1 5QX 44 Old Hall Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 9PP 16 Upper Woburn Place, London, WC1H 0B Queens Court, 24 Queen Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M2 5HX 38 Collingwood Street, Collingwood Buildings, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear, NE1 1JF Winton House, Stoke Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 2RW

Wild Recruitment - Office & Finance Division

If your law firm is looking to secure top Legal Secretaries, speak to our specialist Office & Finance Division. We understand the administrative support required by the Legal industry and are capable of supplying experienced candidates with proven communication, typing and IT skills. Regardless of if you operate in Immigration, Litigation or Commercial Law, you can trust Wild Recruitment to source the right Legal Secretaries for your firm.

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location icon Created with Sketch. Unit 7, Linford Forum, Rockingham Drive, Linford Wood, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK14 6LY
2-4 Wimborne Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2BU 46-48 Arundel Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 1NL
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Recruiter Tip

Law is an incredibly broad subject, and as such, there are many areas that a Legal Secretary might specialise in. These include criminal law, conveyancing, family / matrimonial law, and litigation.

Certainty Recruitment

Various levels of positions with a secretarial bias within various departments that have included Commercial; Conveyancing; Probate; Litigation; Non Contentious; Family; Employment and Criminal Sectors.

location icon Created with Sketch. Certainty Recruitment, Callington, Cornwall, PL17 7QE

Farringdon James

Specialising in Senior Management and Executive positions throughout the South West

location icon Created with Sketch. 19 Duke Street, St Austell, Cornwall, PL25 5PQ

AJW Recruitment

AJW Recruitment is an independent privately owned recruitment agency with a fresh and honest approach to recruitment. Getting to know both clients and candidates and what each person is looking for so I can successfully place people in the right jobs to give full job satisfaction and get the client the staff.

location icon Created with Sketch. 42R High Street, York Lodge, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 1HQ

Interaction Commercial Recruitment

Our legal specialist recruiters are based around the UK to help assist well renowned organisations in making top legal hires. We task a devoted commercial division with sourcing quality legal professionals of all disciplines including paralegals, legal secretaries and solicitors. By consistently delivering successful solutions, we hope to develop lasting relationships that enables us to improve the effectiveness of our personal service.

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location icon Created with Sketch. Marsh House, 13 Marsh Street, Bristol, Somerset, BS1 4AQ
1 City Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 1DP 15-17 Warwick Row, Greyfriars Road, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 1EX 38 The Broadway, Crawley, Sussex, RH10 1HG First Floor, Office Block B, Waterbeer Street, Guildhall Shopping Centre, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3HW St Johns House, 84a High Street, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE29 3DA 2nd Floor, 42-48 High Street, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 8SX 24b Lands Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6LB 8 Market Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 6DP 1st Floor Offices, Icknield House, Eastcheap, Letchworth, Hertfordshire, SG6 3BB 4th Floor, 26/28 Hammersmith Grove, Hammersmith, London, Greater London, W6 7BA First Floor, 17 Earl St, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1PL 73-75 Princess Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M2 4EG Northgate House, 450-500 Silbury Boulevard, Central Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK9 2AH 6B And 7 Carlton Court, Team Valley, Gateshead, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear, NE11 0AZ 102a Abington Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 1PP 48a London Street, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1LA 8A Carlton Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 1NN 8a Church Street, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 1XB Portsmouth Technopole, Kingston Crescent, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO2 8FA 14 South Street, Romford, Essex, RM1 1RX Lloyds Bank Chambers, 16 Church Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, S1 2GN First Floor, 30 Oxford Street, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 3DJ 2-4 The Parade, High Street, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17 1ED 26a Silver Street, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 1AY Trafalgar House, 1st Floor, 81-83 Darlington Street, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV1 4JD 2nd Floor, 7 Warwick Road, Worthing, Sussex, BN11 3DF

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