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Legal Secretary – Top 25 Employer – Secure future

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An award-winning personal injury and clinical negligence boutique law firm is looking for a Legal Secretary to join its team in Altrincham, Greater Manchester.

You’ll benefit from a secure and friendly environment, with lots of opportunities for future progression, as the firm has a solid growth plan in place.

In the role, you will be providing secretarial support to the lawyers and fee earners, including document creation, file opening and closing, file administration, photocopying, dictation, telephone communication with clients and other third parties, and diary management.

The firm is incredibly family-friendly and encourages a fantastic work/life balance. It has a down-to-earth and really believes in taking care of its team members, evidenced by the fact the firm is listed in the Law’s Top 25 Best Firms to Work For 2022 and the North West’s Best Companies to Work For.

Its offices reside in the centre of Altrincham – a lively and pretty town with some very famous hospitality brands and market food court – so you’ll have a fantastic working environment with lots of social activities to take part in. The town has also just been listed in the top 20 happiest places to live in Britain.

You’ll receive a generous holiday allowance with Christmas closure (without having to take additional leave) and the opportunity to buy additional days.

How to apply for this role 

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

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

Ben is a Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of Residential Conveyancers and Legal Support Professionals. Working with departments across the North West, he recruits for roles at all levels, from conveyancing assistants through to Head of Department positions. If you’re a conveyancing lawyer looking to make a move, Ben can help you find the right role.

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Please note: any references to salary and/or experience in our adverts are intended as a guide only.

Realm is committed to supporting disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. Applicants are invited to contact Realm to identify any additional support they might require to enable them to make an application. 

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Key details


£22,000 - £25,000


  • Greater Manchester

Role type

  • Office working

Contract type

  • Permanent

Practice area

Secretarial & Admin

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Ben Cowlishaw

Consultant for this role

Ben specialises in the recruitment of residential conveyancers and legal support professionals across the North West.

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