Legal Secretary III
Also referred to as: Legal Secretary III, Legal Administrative Support Specialist III, Legal Secretary, Senior
Requirements and Responsibilities
Performs secretarial and administrative duties for an attorney or group of attorneys. Prepares legal documents, contracts, briefs, motions, summonses, complaints and general correspondence. Maintains files and schedules. Utilizes document creation software and other legal reference software. May need to interact with clients or participate in meetings discussing sensitive or confidential matters. Requires knowledge of legal terminology and standard formats and procedures. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification.
Similar Jobs:  Legal Secretary II, Legal Secretary I, Paralegal III, Legal Secretary IV, Legal Services Director, Top Legal Executive, Top Division Legal Executive, Secretary III, Attorney III
Level of Education:  Legal Secretary III Salaries with a High School Diploma or Technical Certificate, Legal Secretary III Salaries with an Associate's Degree, Legal Secretary III Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Legal Secretary III Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Legal Secretary III Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
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