Legal Secretary III
Also referred to as: Legal Secretary III, Legal Administrative Support Specialist III, Legal Secretary, Senior
Requirements and Responsibilities
Performs administrative functions for attorneys or legal firms. Maintains schedules for meetings, hearings, trials, and depositions. Prepares legal documents, contracts, briefs, motions, summonses, complaints, and general correspondence. Utilizes document creation software and other legal reference software. Understands and uses correct legal terminology, standard formats, and procedures to prepare documents. Maintains and organizes document files or database in required format. Coordinates efficient phone, e-mail, and written communications between attorney and client. Requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. 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.
Similar Jobs:  Legal Secretary I, Legal Secretary II, Legal Secretary IV, Legal Assistant III, Legal Assistant IV, Legal Assistant II, Legal Assistant I, Legal Records Specialist III, Legal Services Director
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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