Job title: Legal Assistant – Property department
Donna is a legal assistant that specialises in residential conveyancing. She has worked in the legal profession for 10 years and beat a shortlist of 500 employees to be named Legal Assistant of the Year. She is tasked with helping to retain the firm’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme accreditation and maintaining the bank mortgage panels. Donna has also trained junior staff in administration and maintained and tailored the practice’s case management services. Donna assists a Director and Senior Solicitor ensuring a comprehensive administrative service can be delivered to the department. Donna is a self-motivated team-player with a remarkable ability to go the extra mile for the firm’s clients and an excellent willingness to learn. She has an ILEX legal secretaries diploma as well as A levels in law and business.
Secretarial skills, legal knowledge, computer literacy, discretion, dealing with confidential information, working to deadlines, multi-tasking.
Donna’s interests include socialising with friends, cinema and art. Her artwork has been exhibited at Birmingham Airport.