Job Summary

We are currently recruiting for this position

  • Minimum Qualification: HND
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

  • 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

Requirements:

  • A minimum of HND in a relevant field

  • Proven experience as legal secretary (3 years)

  • Knowledge of constitution, legal terminology, regulations and court system

  • Knowledge of MS Office¬†

  • Working knowledge of litigation management software systems is a plus

  • Proficiency in English

  • Outstanding time-management and typing skills

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Confidential
Lagos
| Full Time |
NGN Confidential
1yr