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Legal Secretaries

Legal secretaries file and maintain legal and other records, transcribe notes and dictation into typewritten form and perform other routine clerical tasks in legal practices.

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About this Career

£21,094

Average salary

New workers start around £12,985.27. Normal pay is £21,094 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £38,176.04.

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Annual Openings

Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons in Cornwall, and do<br /> not distinguish between full and part-time jobs.

Daily Tasks

  • Sorts and files correspondence and carries out general clerical work.
  • Delivers and collects documents.
  • Attends meetings and keeps records of proceedings.
  • Answers enquiries and directs clients to appropriate experts.
  • Maintains court and clients’ records, organises diaries and arranges appointments.
  • Types letters and legal documents such as wills and contracts.

Skills Employers Are Looking For

The number of unique job postings in your area that have listed this skill in the last year.

Skills

Job postings

Reading Comprehension
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Writing
71
Active Listening
66
Speaking
62
Active Learning
61
Learning Strategies
61
Critical Thinking
51
Monitoring
49
Mathematics
47
Science
3

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Truro College
College Road
Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3XX

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