3342-Legal Secretaries

Job Title: 

Legal Secretaries

Job Description: 

Legal secretaries apply specialised knowledge of legal terminology and procedures in providing support to legal professionals with communication, documentation and internal managerial coordination activities, in law offices, legal departments of large firms and governments.


Assisting in the preparation of budgets, monitoring of expenditures, drafting of contracts and purchasing or acquisition orders

Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) : 

1205 - Public Law

Specific Occupations: 

334201 - Legal Secretary
Description : Performs secretarial, clerical and other administrative tasks in support of legal professionals.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Judges Assistant, Judges Clerk, Legal Practice Manager

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Source Of Info: 

Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa