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  • Opportunity to join a medium-sized, forward-thinking firm
  • Training and career development prospects
  • Competitive salary

A progressive and growing firm based in Chester, is in search of a Legal Secretary to enhance their team of specialist legal professionals. With a commitment to investing in new technologies and structures, they are poised to compete alongside larger firms and offer seamless legal services that set them apart.

In return for your expertise, the firm offers a competitive, as well as a supportive environment that values traditional skills and modern efficiency.

As a Legal Secretary, you’ll play a pivotal role in the day-to-day operations, providing high-standard secretarial support to partners, solicitors, and consultants. Your contribution will be crucial in the production and processing of legal documents and correspondence, which in turn will fuel the firm’s continued success and your professional growth.

As the ideal candidate, you’ll bring either experience within Wills, Trusts & Tax, a background in Real Estate or Medical Secretarial roles, or be a law/LPC graduate with sterling admin skills. In return, you’ll become part of a sociable and family-oriented team, benefit from a robust support system, and have the chance to advance within a firm that celebrates traditional expertise alongside innovative practices.

Our client places a strong emphasis on building a caring and collaborative culture, which has solidified their position as a provider of specialist, seamless legal services. They value their medium size as a firm, recognising the unique benefits it brings to both their clients and employees in terms of flexibility, personal development, and a community feel.

If you’re searching for a role where your traditional secretarial skills will be valued and nurtured within a dynamic and supportive setting, this is an excellent opportunity for you.

How to apply for this role

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’.

Alternatively, contact Jenny Vickerstaff at Realm Recruit to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest.

Jenny is a Senior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of Legal Support & Costs Professionals. Working with departments across the North West, she recruits for support positions of all kinds, from legal secretaries to business support specialists and costs lawyers. If you’re a legal support professional looking to make a move, Jenny can help you find the right role.

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Please keep in mind that the above-mentioned salary and experience levels are indicative.

Realm is an equal opportunity recruiter and is keen on assisting applicants with varied needs during the recruitment process. Should you require any additional support for your application, please get in touch with Realm to discuss how we can best accommodate your requirements.

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Key details


£25,000 - £25,000


  • Cheshire

Role type

  • Office working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Legal Support

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Jenny Vickerstaff

Consultant for this role

Specialist for Legal Support & Costs professionals across the North West.

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