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Job Reference: SP893

Legal Assistant

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Position: Legal Assistant
  • Type: Permanent, full-time
  • Salary: £24,000 - £26,000 per annum
  • Team contact: Hollie Preston

Job Description

This role is within our clients' Corporate team and provides the right candidate with an exciting opportunity to excel within a firm that actively strives to be the best in industry and is committed to the development of its people.

The successful candidate will be experienced with a solid PA//administration or secretarial background from within a professional office environment who wants to step into a role that allows autonomy and requires someone who will use their own initiative.

You will provide lawyers with the support they need to help them maximise the amount of time they are able to spend on fee-earning tasks. You will become involved in all aspects of the management and execution of your allocated lawyers’ day to day workload and will need to manage your time exceptionally well, as well as having the confidence to manage possible conflicting priorities.

The successful candidate will have a flexible, proactive attitude, excellent organisational skills with the ability to work to tight deadlines whilst remaining calm under pressure and retaining accuracy in their work.

“Errington Legal delivered a friendly and professional service and helped me gain the role I have now.  Hollie went out of her way to build my confidence and guide me along the interview process. Hollie was good at keeping me updated and also followed up once I was in my new role. I would not hesitate to recommend them as they certainly go the extra mile.” Legal Secretary, Cambridge.

For further information and a confidential discussion please contact hollie.preston@erringtonlegal.co.uk at Errington Legal Recruitment.
Errington Legal is a legal specialist recruiter covering Solicitor and Legal Support vacancies. As specialists we are able to offer candidates access to the finest legal firms in the area, excellent market knowledge, and support throughout every stage of the process (all applications

To apply call us on 01223 803 813

Team Contact: Hollie Preston

Hollie has an understanding of both sides of the recruitment process, having experienced being both a hiring manager, and a candidate. She therefore appreciates the importance of correctly assessing the needs of the individual, as well as those of the business/ firm. There is no longevity or success in an incorrect match, but at the same time Hollie is also able to exercise judgement on when it i…


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