Legal Careers

June 30, 2015

Adding skills to improve your career

Since leaving school or full-time education, you will most likely have added skills to improve your career options. Legal Secretaries’ roles and other jobs have set […]
April 30, 2015

How I decided to become a Legal Secretary?

My Job History My career history will hopefully help other people understand how to become a Legal Secretary. I worked for a long time in Finance […]
January 30, 2015

Legal Secretarial Careers: Why I became a Legal Secretary

I had worked a job for many years that I was very happy with. I was lucky enough to start with the company as a secretary […]
September 22, 2014

Legal Secretarial work and how to get this career

I qualified as Legal Secretary 10 years ago, I took what is now the CILEx Legal Secretary Certificate at Level 3. When I qualified I was […]
July 28, 2014

How to become a Legal Secretary?

Legal Secretaries often have different backgrounds; some come straight to the profession from school, college or legal secretarial training. Meanwhile, others come to the profession from […]
March 31, 2014

A day in the life of a Legal Secretary

I work in a national law firm and report directly to three solicitors, two men and one woman. I have a good working relationship with all […]
January 20, 2014

Working in a Legal Office

Legal offices have a mixture of careers from the highest qualified solicitors and other professionals through to the building staff. There are certainly a lot more […]
November 30, 2013

What is the difference between a Legal Secretary and a Secretary

A legal secretary requires all the same skills as a Secretary or PA in another field. These include a good knowledge of MS Office products with […]
August 29, 2013

How do I become a Legal Secretary? Why is it a good choice?

Many prospective Legal Secretaries ask themselves if it is worth the time to study to become a Legal Secretary. In order to help answer this question […]
April 18, 2013

Legal Secretary Career Options

Legal secretaries are integral to the running of a law firm, as they are fundamental to the productive output of legal offices. Certain elements of the […]
April 6, 2013

Overcoming Job Interview Nerves.

I took a Legal Secretary Course in London, last month. I passed and was feeling quite confident about my ability to do a job. Now I […]
March 7, 2013

Guide to Legal Industry for a Legal Secretary: Corporate Law

Corporate Law Corporate Law is traditionally the most lucrative area of law. Although there are other areas of law that rival this area, presently. During boom times, […]
February 28, 2013

Legal Secretary guide to the law industry: Criminal Law

This is an area of law which gains high levels of interest from graduates, paralegals and legal secretaries. This is largely because the subject matter is […]
February 14, 2013

Guide for Jobs for a Legal Secretary: Commercial Law.

When a Legal Secretary starts looking for a job within the Legal Industry, it can be quite confusing. There are a wide range of law firms, […]
January 30, 2013

Legal Secretarial Qualifications

There are many routes that enable you to become a Legal Secretary. The most common path is to undertake a formal qualification. However, there are many […]