Legal PA, Corporate (Fixed Term Contract) - Glasgow

Ref: 264 Date Posted: Wednesday 13 Nov 2019
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Burness Paull is one of Scotland’s premier law firms with offices across Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow, serving clients in Scotland, the UK and globally.  We have over 500 people and have worked on deals in more than 60 jurisdictions. We have one goal - to be the Best Scottish Law Firm in the World.

We are looking to recruit a Legal PA for the Corporate division in our Glasgow office.   This is a minimum 1 year fixed term contract to cover maternity leave.

Key responsibilities are:

  • Show proactivity and initiative at all times to ensure fee earners are supported in all aspects of their daily work

  • Effective and proactive liaison with fee earners to establish priorities and service requirements

  • Full management of fee earner diaries

  • Answer all telephone calls in a speedy and professional manner, giving and providing appropriate messages

  • Draft emails, forms and small letters for fee earners

Person Specification

  • Ability to work on own initiative and in a proactive manner

  • Seeks out opportunities to provide a more efficient and proactive service to fee earners

  • Excellent communication skills to deal effectively with personnel at all levels and build good working relationships

If you’re an experienced Legal PA looking to join a premier Scottish commercial law firm, apply now.

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  • Legal Business Awards 2014 National/Regional Firm of the Year

  • Legal 500 UK Awards 2013 ‘Scottish Firm of the Year'

  • ‘Legal Advisor of the Year‘ 2013

  • UK 200 Listed Firm 2013