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Seeking a better salary as a legal secretary

Seeking a better salary as a legal secretary

Progressing in a Legal Secretary role means you can benefit from higher pay in salary.  The average salary for a Legal Secretary in 2019 was £21,629.27. This average dropped slightly from 2018, by -3.21%. Salaries would also vary by region and by the size of the...

Courses Paralegals can tackle at home

Courses Paralegals can tackle at home

Despite the recent relaxation of a few lockdown measures, many of us are still working from home. If this applies to you, and you are a paralegal, or a wannabe paralegal, what can you do to tackle the boredom that you may well be fighting off?   What makes an...

Practice areas most affected by coronavirus outbreak

Practice areas most affected by coronavirus outbreak

A report earlier this week from Legal Cheek has outlined which legal practices have suffered the most, and the least during the outbreak of coronavirus. Below, we outline the results of the report:    One thing is clear, the shock of this pandemic on the legal...

MPs call on government to support those locked out of Covid-19

MPs call on government to support those locked out of Covid-19

The Law Society and Bar Council have called upon the government to action a report from MPs that would support lawyers who missed out on the coronavirus support schemes.   According to Legal Futures, the Treasury select committee found over a million people have...

In-person events V virtual events

In-person events V virtual events

We all have our preferences when it comes to running events - but if the coronavirus has taught us one thing, it’s that virtual events can’t be stopped.  While physical events have been put on complete hold for the time being, the virtual world is booming, and one...

How Paralegals are coping with COVID-19

How Paralegals are coping with COVID-19

Amanda Hamilton from National Association of Licensed Paralegals (NALP) updates us on the paralegal world in light of COVID-19.   As we continue to go through the most unprecedented time, in which families, individuals and businesses are trying to survive extreme...

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