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Legal Secretary

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Lorimak Recruitment
  • Post Date: July 13, 2020
  • Applications 0
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Job Overview

Responsibilities:

  • Provide administrative support to one or more lawyers
  • Effectively communicate with witnesses, clients, colleagues and partners
  • Greet visitors and perform initial screening of clients
  • Attend trials and type minutes
  • Write case briefs and synopses of depositions, contracts and testimony
  • Conduct thorough statistical/ documentary research
  • Source and verify important case intelligence
  • Produce and file various legal documents such as appeals, motions or petitions
  • Preserve an updated case record system
  • Answer phone calls, take notes/messages and redirect calls when appropriate
  • Maintain and update inventories of contact details
  • Facilitate the meeting of deadlines by keeping multiple agendas and provide timely reminders

Requirements:

  • Diploma in Secretarial, a Degree is an added advantage
  • 5 years proven experience as Legal Secretary or working in a Legal setup/Fraternity
  • Knowledge of constitution, legal terminology, regulations and court system is an added advantage
  • Proficiency in English
  • Outstanding time-management and typing skills
  • Ability to multitask and being comfortable dealing with a diverse pool of people
  • Legal Secretary certification or diploma.

Suitable and interested candidates to submit their updated CVs to melody@lorimak.co.zw or to rutendo@lorimak.co.zw with LEGAL SECRETARY as the subject of the email by 14 July 2020.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job Detail
  • Career LevelOther
  • QualificationDiploma
  • Experience5-10 Years
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