Legal Secretary Skills Assessment

Legal Secretary Skills Assessment

Assessment Summary
A Legal Secretary is a person who works in the legal profession, often with lawyers. They assist with filing appeals, motions and documenting court proceedings along with other general admin duties that are required within a law firm.
Skills tested in this assessment
The skills tested in this assessment for a Legal Secretary include determining if the candidate understands confidentiality, and why it is important in a legal setting. We test to understand if the candidate is willing to put in additional hours when required, to get the job done.
What to test with this assessment
You can expect to learn if the candidate can work with sensitive documents in a secure manner while maintaining the privacy of clients and colleagues at all costs. You can learn if the candidate is a team player, that will make an adequate solicitor’s ‘right-hand person’ by demonstrating reliability and trust.

About the Legal Secretary Skills Assessment

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A Legal Secretary is responsible for carrying out administrative tasks for a lawyer or at a legal office. They complete clerical work and must create a welcoming an friendly environment for any visiting guests or clients.

This Legal Secretary test assesses whether job candidates will able to complete clerical and administrative work in a legal office environment. This can include productivity, information management and reliability.

Candidates who perform well on this Legal Secretary skills assessment will have all the technical skills to manage information and complete work to a high standard. They will also have the necessary soft skills to be productive and reliable.


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Describe a situation when you "went above and beyond the call of duty" for your company. What did you do, and why were you willing to do it?
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Information Management

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As a Legal Secretary, you will be handling many documents that are of a confidential nature. Explain in your own words, what types of documents you might be dealing with that contain sensitive & confidential information. How will you go about dealing with them? what processes and systems or work flows will you have in place for yourself to ensure the security of them?
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It's 3pm and are about to head into a meeting. You have overcommitted yourself and won't have a task completed for one of the lawyers that you said you would What do you do?

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