The average salary for a Legal Administrative Assistant at Clark Wilson LLP in Canada is C$58,140.
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C$54k - C$65k
C$54k - C$65k
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Job Description for Legal Administrative Assistant
A legal administrative assistant works with lawyers and paralegals, providing them with support on research, correspondence, filing, and other essential duties. An administrative assistant in this field needs a solid working knowledge of various legal principles and terms, and they must feel comfortable drafting documents and correspondence related to complicated legal concepts. Often, a legal administrative assistant conducts some paralegal work involving document research to assist their orga…Read more
Legal Administrative Assistant Tasks
- Provides support to lawyers and paralegals with research, traveling arrangements, and other important tasks.
- Keeps office supplies in stock.
- Manages schedules for appointment, meetings, conferences, etc.
- Drafts documents for staff across a variety of legal disciplines.
Popular Employer Salaries for Legal Administrative Assistant
The top respondents for the job title Legal Administrative Assistant are from the companies DLA Piper, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP and Gowlings (Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP). Reported salaries are highest at Harper Grey LLP where the average pay is C$64,038. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, earning around C$52,697. Gowlings (Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP) pays the lowest at around C$43,343. Stikeman Elliott, LLP also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying C$43,923.
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Popular Skills for Legal Administrative Assistant
Skills in Drafting Correspondence, Scheduling and Document Preparation are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Legal Administrative Assistant
A mid-career Legal Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$55,955 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Legal Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$64,616 based on 5 salaries.
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