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Include These Legal Secretary Skills
- Legal terminology knowledge
- Research skills
- Telephone etiquette
- Customer service orientation
- Meticulous attention to details
- Computer proficiency
- Experience with litigation management software
- Time management and deadline orientation
Those interested in a Legal Secretary position can check similar qualifications in the cover letter sample provided below.
Dear Mr. Peterson:
Upon learning of your need for a Legal Secretary, I felt compelled to submit my resume for your review. As an experienced legal assistant with experience providing comprehensive administrative and client support, I am confident that I would be a valuable asset to your team.
My background consists of more than 10 years’experience overseeing administrative and operational functions for senior-level attorneys. Backed by superior communication and multitasking capabilities, I excel at providing exceptional organizational and time-management skills and driving optimal law office efficiency and success.
Highlights of my experience include…
Greeting clients, managing complex calendars, scheduling meetings, preparing legal documents, conducting research, and maintaining confidential records while ensuring adherence to internal policies to realize maximum efficiency and productivity.
Balancing multiple tasks within deadline-driven atmospheres while providing top-level interpersonal skills and maintaining strict attention to detail.
Delivering an exceptional level of service and support while consistently completing work ahead of schedule to propel firm productivity and enhance client satisfaction.
With my proven commitment to delivering the highest level of law office support, I am well prepared to extend my record of exceptional service to your team. I welcome the opportunity to discuss this position and my qualifications with you further. Thank you for your consideration.