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Legal Team Administrator

Burges Salmon
Bristol (City Centre), Bristol
Closing date
12 Jun 2024

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Vacancy Type
Legal Support, Legal Assistant
Contract Type
Experience Level
Role Classification
Other Professional

Job Details

Are you seeking a new role which offers top class training, a tailored career development programme and a competitive salary? We are recruiting a Legal Team Administrator to join our Bristol office. 

About you

As a Legal Team Administrator at Burges Salmon, you will actively contribute to the smooth running of your department. The successful candidates will support on a wide range of tasks including administrative and document production support to designated fee earners including digital dictation, client on-boarding, file management, billing and travel arrangements.

To be a successful Legal Team Administrator, we are looking for candidates who have:

  • good communication skills
  • a high level of attention to detail
  • a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • a willingness to learn
  • organisational skills and the ability to priorities your own workload

We offer every new starter a thorough induction and excellent training on our in house legal systems (including Filesite and Aderant). Knowledge of these specific systems is not essential but we do require a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office.

About Burges Salmon

We offer our people a professional, friendly and sociable working environment with a real sense of community. We were delighted to be awarded RollonFriday's “Law Firm of the Year 2024” and listed in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2023.

A full overview of all the Benefits & Rewards. of working at Burges Salmon can be found on the ‘working at Burges Salmon' section of our careers page. 

It's important to us that our organisation represents the diverse community in which we operate and we encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and identities. As a Disability Confident Leader we will provide a fully accessible recruitment process and invite to disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job to an assessment centre. 

To submit an application for this vacancy please click on the 'Apply Now' button.

This job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. If you are interested in applying, please submit an application as soon as you can. 

For any questions regarding the role, or to discuss any reasonable adjustments, please contact Katarina Athanasakos at


Standing with you. Ambitious for you.

Standing with you, we’re ambitious to provide the best service for you – and it’s ambition with purpose. 

In a rapidly changing world, our commitment to environmental sustainability, and our social, inclusion and diversity responsibilities, are central to that purpose – enabling us to support you with your own response to these opportunities.

We’re down-to-earth, straightforward and strategically switched-on. You benefit from our specialism in complex legal areas, along with market sector expertise that’s as deep as it is focused.

We’re always accessible, always responsive. Between you and us, there are no barriers. 

Above all, you’ll find our commercial edge is matched by a genuine caring culture – for you, for our people and for the wider communities around us.

It’s what makes us a law firm you can trust. One you’ll enjoy working with.  

Our vision

Our vision is to be the market-leading independent UK law firm that provides the best proposition for its people and its clients.

By focusing on the markets and areas of expertise where we have extensive knowledge and experience, we achieve the best outcomes for our clients, who range from large organisations, entrepreneurial businesses and public sector bodies, to individuals, families and their global wealth. We are trusted to help them with everything from their everyday legal needs to their business critical issues and all points in between.

  • UK-wide: We have lawyers who are qualified to work in all three legal jurisdictions in the UK – England & Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
  • International: Across the world, we work with a select number of like-minded independent law firms – our Preferred Law Firm network.
Company info
+44 (0) 117 939 2000
One Glass Wharf
United Kingdom

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