The average salary for a Legal Secretary in Dubai is AED 172,997 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

AED 38,658 - AED 304,102
AED 39K
AED 180K
AED 300K
MEDIAN: AED 176,635
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 320K
Salary AED 38,658 - AED 304,102
Bonus AED 13,459
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
AED 38,658 - AED 320,337
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 30

Job Description for Legal Secretary

Legal secretaries work primarily for lawyers’ offices and courts to perform secretarial duties and provide legal support services to attorneys. They must file materials, such as motions, briefs, memorandums, pleadings, etc. at various court systems in a timely manner, as well as maintain appointments and remind lawyers to see clients. They may need to interview clients, either on the phone or in-person prior to referring them to their lawyers. They are generally tasked with typing and editing pleadings, briefs, technical papers, letters to various parties, and memos, among other documents, and must ensure that all legal documents are free of grammatical errors and typos. They may also accompany lawyers to courts to assist in hearings.

Read More...

Legal Secretary Tasks

  • Prepare and process legal documents and papers; summonses, subpoenas, complaints, appeals, motions and pretrial agreements.
  • Review legal publications and perform database searches to identify laws and court decisions relevant to pending cases.
  • Attend legal meetings; client interviews, hearings or depositions and take notes.
  • Assist attorneys in collecting employment, medical and other records.
  • Organize and maintain law libraries, documents and case files.

Legal Secretary Job Listings

Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Legal Secretary Salaries

▲2%

National Average
AED 177,000

▼35%

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 18%
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 6%