1. General information
2. Number of levels
4. The Standards working party
5. Wide applicability
6. Solicitors Regulation Authority compliant
7. Downloading your copy
8. For more information
1. General Information
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2. Number of Levels
The Competency Standards for Legal Secretaries are set at three levels: Introductory, Intermediate and Advanced. Broadly these correspond to entry-level, established and senior.
The Competency Standards for Legal Secretaries at all three levels cover:
Professional Conduct and Compliance
4. The Standards Working Party
The Competency Standards for Legal Secretaries have been created by the Institute with kind assistance from members of the Standards Working Party.
5. Wide Applicability
The Competency Standards for Legal Secretaries are designed to be used by a wide variety of employers. They work for different types of employer (in-house, law firm etc.) different size of employer (sole practitioner to magic circle firm) and for different practice areas (litigation, IP, commercial, etc.).
6. Solicitors Regulation Authority Compliant
These Competency Standards have been vetted by the SRA for professional conduct compliance purposes.
7. Downloading your Copy
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8. For More Information
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