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Legal Secretary/Legal Executive


Job Length:Permanent


Firm:Michael Powell Solicitors

Job Type:

Email Address:nmurphy@mlpowell.ie


Practice Area:General Practice

Web Address:http://www.mlpowell.com

Michael Powell Solicitors is seeking an experienced Probate Legal Secretary/Executive. This is a full time position based in Cork city centre.


  • Must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience with experience in probate and conveyancing;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Ability to work under pressure and work to strict deadlines;
  • Must have strong It skills; Word; Outlook, digital dictation;
  • Experience with Cortbase Case Management is desirable but not essential;
  • Strong typing speeds, 60+ wpm;
  • Legal Secretarial qualification or higher, desirable but not essential;
  • Ability to work on their own initiative in order to progress files;
  • Strong work ethic;
  • Strong organisational skills and particular attention to detail.


  • Providing secretarial support and assistance to an Associate Solicitor;
  • Typing, filing, file management, photocopying, scanning, and other related duties;
  • Liaising with clients and other professional experts and advisers;
  • Diary management;
  • Accurately compiling/formatting complex legal documents;
  • Management of files; Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

Please apply with a CV to by email to Michael Powell Solicitors nmurphy@mlpowell.ie

Closing date for applications is 23 March 2021 at 5pm. 

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