HK$287,819
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The average pay for a Legal Secretary is HK$287,819 per year.

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Bonus HK$10,137 - HK$49,316
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HK$151,910 - HK$497,853
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 77

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.

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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 Pay By Employer

$0$105K

Reed Smith LLP
14 profiles
$62,349

$93,566

$62,452

Geico
11 profiles
$35,630

$81,161

$80,142

$46,632

$80,492

$74,000

$40,751

Legal Secretary Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

-18%

National Average: HK$303,019

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Legal Secretary

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
13%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 14%