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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Recruiter TipWhilst 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!
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.
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.
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.
Recruiter TipLegal 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.
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.
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.
Legal execs, litigation execs, legal secretaries.
Recruiter TipThe 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.
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.
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".
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.
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.
Recruiter TipLaw 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.
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.
Specialising in Senior Management and Executive positions throughout the South West
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.
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.