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Adams Academy

Legal Secretary Diploma Level 3

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Emagister-Preis

398 € 44 
*Orientierungspreis
Originalpreis in GBP:
£ 336  £ 37
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Tipologie Kurs
Niveau Intermediate
Methodologie Online
Unterrichtsstunden 42h
Beginn nach Wahl
  • Kurs
  • Intermediate
  • Online
  • 42h
  • Beginn:
    nach Wahl
Beschreibung

Our Legal Secretary Diploma course is widely recognised by law firms and legal recruiters and will provide you with valuable legal knowledge and the practical skills you need to become a competent and qualified legal secretary.

You will learn various areas of law and the practical tasks involved with legal secretarial work such as the role of a legal secretary, what is involved in normal day-to-day work, how to keep records and how to develop your skills in legal writing and proofreading. It also importantly includes the workings of the UK legal and court system to give you a grounding and clear background into this arena.

What the course also conveniently comprises is a module completely devoted to meeting management and minute taking – this course is therefore effectively two courses in one at an affordable price.
Overall, this is a superb course if you are considering enhancing your legal career prospects.

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Ist dieser Kurs für mich?

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students of all academic backgrounds.

Wie geht es nach der Info-Anfrage weiter?

On receiving your request an academic officer from the course will call you to explain everything about the course, including how you can sign up, payment options and enrollment periods.

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Beginn Lage
nach Wahl
Online
Beginn nach Wahl
Lage
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Was lernen Sie in diesem Kurs?

IT Law
Secretarial
Legal Secretary
Minute Taking
Customer Service
Proofreading
Law
Etiquette
Writing
Secretary
IT Law
Secretary

Themenkreis

COURSE CURRICULUM

Legal Secretary

Introduction to Legal Secretary

Role of Legal Secretaries

General Duties and Day-to-Day Operations of a Legal Secretary

Record Keeping

Legal Writing Skills & Proofreading

Research Skills You Need to Know

Transcription, Editing & Correspondence to Judges

Legal System of UK

UK Court System

Legal Office Administration

Ethical Considerations

The Basics

Client Relations

Dealing With Mail

File Management

Use Of Technology

Skills that Every Legal Secretary Should Have

How Attorneys Charge

Time and Cost Entries

Trust Accounts

Docket Administration

Basic Preparation

Legal Citations

The Law Library

What is Litigation

Delivery of Documents

Motions Prior to and During Trial

The Basics

The Essential Elements

Remedies for Breach of Contract

The Goal of Tort Law

Negligence

Strict Liability

Criminal Law Basics

Criminal Procedure

Marriage

Annulment and Divorce

Child Custody

Types of Organizations

Corporations

The Basics

Documenting Transactions

The Basics

Characteristics of a Will

Types of Trusts and Funding

Elder Law

The Basics

Meeting Management & Minute Taking

Meeting Management

The Role of a Minute-Taker

The Skills of a Minute-Taker

Meeting Agreements

Minute Styles

What Do I Record?

Techniques for Preparing Minutes

Taking Minutes in an Interactive Meeting

The Minute Book

What to include/what to ignore

Motions and Resolutions

Method of recording minutes

Reasons for Meeting

What is a decision?

Minute Taking tips

Other Secretarial Roles and Responsibilities

Working with Your Manager

Administrative Soft Skills

Effective Time Management

Tools of the Trade

Being an Effective Gatekeeper

Organizational Skills

Confidentiality Guidelines

Special Tasks

Customer Service Role

Introduction To Customer Service

The Power of Positive Thinking in Customer Service

Types of Difficult Customers and How to Help them

How to Deal with Difficult Customers

Telephone Etiquette

Aspects of Phone Etiquette

Using Proper Phone Language

Eliminate Phone Distractions

Inbound Calls

Outbound Calls

Handling Rude or Angry Callers

Handling Interoffice Calls

Methods of Training Employees

Correcting Poor Telephone Etiquette

Organizing Work Using MS Word

Opening

Working with the Interface

Your First Document

Basic Editing Tasks

Basic Formatting Tasks

Formatting Paragraphs

Advanced Formatting Tasks

Working with Styles

Formatting the Page

Sharing Your Document

Proof Reading

Introduction to Proofreading

What does a Proofreader do?

Proofreading

Proofreading Symbols

Proofreading on Paper & Screen

Strategies to Check for Specific Errors

Editing & Proofreading Strategies

Proofreading an Essay