legal administrative assistant


Legal administrative assistants carry out the daily administrative activities of firms, offices of notaries public, and companies. They perform activities such as writing mails, phone-answering and typing/keyboarding. They combine these activities with specific knowledge and understanding of the procedures and codes managed in legal business affairs.

Alternative label

  • paralegal assistant

  • legal administrative assistant

  • certified legal secretary specialist

  • legal administrative secretary

  • certified legal assistant

  • legal executive secretary

  • legal secretary

  • litigation secretary

  • legal assistant

  • litigation legal assistant

  • collection legal assistant

  • certified legal secretary

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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