Reports to:Managing Director or Legal Manager

Supervises:Legal Secretary

Main objectives:Carry out a variety of legal tasks for law firms and organisations such as government departments, local authorities and financial institutes. May also provide legal advice to clients under the supervision of a qualified lawyer

Typical functions and responsibilities:

  • Act on behalf of and assist clients buying, selling and developing property.
  • Assist clients with commercial and business transactions
  • Prepare, analyse and interpret a variety of legal documents
  • Prepare and file court documents.
  • Administer estates and trusts and prepare wills.
  • Administer and help with the legal aspects of running a company.
  • Assist clients with debt collection.
  • Assist clients with asset planning and maintenance of family trusts.

Typical qualifications and experience:Legal Executive Certificate. At least two years’ secretarial experience in a legal environment.