Legal Secretaries

Legal Secretaries

Perform secretarial duties using legal terminology, procedures, and documents. Prepare legal papers and correspondence, such as summonses, complaints, motions, and subpoenas. May also assist with legal research.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Integrity * Dependability * Cooperation * Independence * Self Control * Concern for Others * Initiative * Persistence * Analytical Thinking

Representative Tasks * Receive and place telephone calls. * Prepare, proofread, or process legal documents, such as summonses, subpoenas, complaints, appeals, motions, or pretrial agreements. * Mail, fax, or arrange for delivery of legal correspondence to clients, witnesses, and court officials.


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