Legal Secretary | Intermediate to Senior Level

Location Brisbane
Discipline: legal support
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £60000 to £75000
Contact name: Kirra Gaskell

Contact email:
Job ref: LS220421
Published: 17 days ago
Startdate: Start as soon as you like!
  • Support a Small Team of Senior Lawyers
  • Excellent mentoring available 
  • Lots of variety
  • Close-knit firm with a supportive and respectful culture
  • Competitive Remuneration Package | Brisbane CBD Location
Work for a dynamic firm with a market leading reputation, who are experts in what they do whilst offering a supportive and friendly work environment!

An EXCITING role has arisen for an intermediate or senior Legal Secretary. Be an integral part of the team by providing a high level of support to senior Lawyers!

This role will keep you busy! You will act in an executive assistant capacity and providing administration support, including:
  • Diary and email management;
  • Preparing and amending complex legal documents;
  • Digital dictation typing;
  • Preparing and sending correspondence & court documents;
  • Preparation of briefs to counsel;
  • Opening and preparing files;
  • Maintaining client records;
  • Liaise with clients and external providers;
  • File administration including filing and Archiving;
  • Answering, screening and directing phone calls;
  • Electronic Filing;
  • Monthly billing;
  • Booking Couriers;
  • Mail duties;
  • Maintaining meeting rooms and;
  • General office administrative duties.
We would LOVE to hear from you if you have:
  • Advanced MS Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint skills;
  • Typing speed of 60+ words per minute;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills; and
  • A proactive and enthusiastic work style.
In addition to the above, the ideal candidate will be coming from a small or boutique environment and/or want to return to the legal industry after a break from their career!

Interested or need more information?  Call Trudy Reading or Kirra Gaskell on 3221 1229 or email them at or to arrange a confidential chat today.  This is a rare and exciting opportunity, so don't hold back - it won't last!

Not what you are looking for?  At Law Staff we can help take the stress out of finding your dream job ..... Whatever you are looking for, our team at Law Staff can assist you with finding the right job with the right firm.  With over 30 years' experience as specialist legal recruiters in the Brisbane market we know the vast majority of firms and their individual cultures. In a lot of instances we know the lawyers in the various departments and are able to determine what could be right for you in light of what you tell us you are ultimately looking for.  This knowledge, together with strong relationships with the various HR Managers in EXCEPTIONAL CBD firms, provides you with the edge you need to secure an interview for your dream job. 

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