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Closing Date: 16 September 2019

LEGAL SECRETARY – Ford Campbell LLC

LEGAL SECRETARY – Ford Campbell LLC

Salary - Dependent on experience

FORDE CAMPBELL LLC is a specialist commercial, technology, IP and media law practice.

We are a young law firm, but we’re already recognised as leaders in a growing and increasingly important area of law. Our team largely comprises ex-London lawyers, and we advise top London and international clients as well as leading Irish organisations.

In short, we’re a top quality law firm with top quality clients, and we’re looking for an enthusiastic and experienced legal secretary  with a strong work ethic to provide high-quality and efficient service to  our busy city centre office. The role will primarily involve assisting fee earners with day to day management and support.

The ideal candidate will have at least 2 yrs + secretarial experience in a busy professional environment. Experience within a commercial practice is preferable but not essential.

This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated individual looking to develop their career within a professional legal environment as a legal secretary. 


Essential Criteria: 
  • GCSE Math and English or equivalent Excellent knowledge of IT systems to include Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Excellent organisational skillsExcellent written and spoken communication
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Work independently but also as part of a team
  • Experience in billing
  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks, learn quickly and display initiative
  • Attention to detail
  • Willingness to provide practical support

Desirable but not essential criteria: 
  • Legal Secretarial certification
  • Experience in corporate, commercial litigation or IP
  • Knowledge of ALB Practice Management Software
  • Knowledge of Companies House
  • Audio Typing

Key Tasks will include:
  • Amending and formatting agreements/documents as required
  • Any general correspondence as may be required from time to time
  • Organise, arrange and make changes to fee earners' meetings with both internal and external contacts
  • Undertake general administrative support tasks, such as filing and document management

To apply, please send your CV to: Monica@fordelaw.com

Closing date for applications: Monday, 16th September 2019

Forde Campbell LLC is an equal opportunities employerWe value diversity and welcome applications from applicants from all backgrounds.

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