The average hourly pay for a Legal Secretary at Dorsey and Whitney is $24.30.
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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 pl…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Legal Secretary
The top respondents for the job title Legal Secretary are from the companies Goodwin Procter Llp, Cooley Godward Kronish Llp and Morgan Lewis & Bockius Llp. Reported salaries are highest at Cooley Godward Kronish Llp where the average pay is $43.75. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Morgan Lewis & Bockius Llp and Goodwin Procter Llp, earning around $40.33 and $40.31, respectively. Geico pays the lowest at around $16.46. Littler Mendelson, P.C. and Greenbergs Traurig Llp also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $26.50 and $35.06, respectively.
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