SENIOR LEGAL SECRETARY
Our high profile Civil Litigation client is looking for a well seasoned Senior Legal Secretary. The successful candidate will be impeccably well spoken, well presented and fluent in Afrikaans. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Perform legal research on legislation and case law relating to client matters.
- Creditors. Counsel and correspondents - disbursement accounts.
- Managing billing fees in order keep track on time spent on each client.
- Rendering of invoices to clients, collecting fees and ensuring timeous payment of counsel's fees and correspondent attorney's fees.
- Extensive drafting of legal documents
- Diarising of files according to the dies periods
- Dictaphone typing of court reports / meetings.
- Telephone and client liaison.
- Making appointments and diary management.
- Preparing files for trial / counsel / court