Legal Secretary/Legal Assistant

Resume posted by AretiGatsiou in Secretarial.
Desired salary: $28,000.00
Desired position type: Any
Location: London England, United Kingdom

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Summary

I am an experienced Legal Secretary & Assistant.
I was working in a busy Law Firm for approximately five years, executing administrational and secretarial duties.
I have worked within many fields of Law such as Criminal, Conveyancing, Family, Contract, Private Client, Litigation e.t.c.
I am a connoisseur of four languages and I hold the proper language certificates (English,German,French and Italian)
I have also a certificate of knowledge of Computers, specifically in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel,Access, PowerPoint)
I am very responsible, very carefull, very organised and I pay attention to details.

Education

– Fourt General Lyceum of Trikala (Sept.2004-June 2007)
Qualification: Diplome
After participating in the exams which were conducted in a National level, I have reached a very high score (19,1 out of 20) which gave me the chance to enter the University as one of the twenty best students in Greece.
I was examined in six courses following a Human Studies Orientation and received my Diplome with honours
-Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki (Oct. 2007- Now) [Law Department]
General Education based mainly on the Greek Law .
There are three courses remaining in order to obtain my Bachelor Degree
-Vrije Universiteit Brussel [VUB] (Sept.2010-March 2011)
Erasmus Exchange Program (six months) where I was tested in European Union Law, International Law, European Trade Law , International Trade Law

Experience

-LEGAL ASSISTANT/SECRETARY/PA in George A. Gatsios Law Firm (Oct. 2013-April 2018)
From the beggining I was ensured with administrative,secretarial and organisational duties.
My duties on a daily basis were handling phone calls, managing client lists, conducting documents, filing and archiving , arranging appointments, preparing presentations, assisting my supervisors, managing travel diaries, typing, translatin , providing support , researching.
Furthermore, after taking initiative which was highly acclaimed and appreciated from my supervisors, I made a digital archive of the Law Firm which had in its library a forty five-year old archive of cases.
Finally, I made a new customer listing program, visible to all the computers in the Firm,easy to manage and understand.

Skills

  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Typing
  • Filing & Archiving
  • Communicating
  • Arranging Appointments

Specialties

    Billing, Conducting Legal Documents, Focused, organised, Teamplayer, Translating

Spoken Languages

    >Greek (Native language) >English (Certificate of Competency in English, ( Italian- expert speaker—C1--, 3) French (fluent) Sorbonne 2nd degree, 3)German (Zertifikat Deutsch-Goethe Institut), 4) Spanish (Basic)