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Legal secretary (entry-level) resume

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Daria Wenham

54 Analos Lane
Wesville NSW 2356
 Home: 02 55 333 333
 Email: 02 55 333 333


My ambition is to focus my skills and experience on starting a successful career in the legal administration profession. I wish to extend my experience and knowledge in a legal firm where my motivation and interests will be stimulated.


Wesville City TAFE
Wesville NSW
Certificate III Business Administration (Legal)
Graduated: 2008


St Patrick’s College 
Wesville NSW
Higher School Certificate
Graduated: 2006


Work Experience

Nov 2008 – Present: Office Junior
Lawson Accountants
Wesville NSW


  • Meet and greet clients
  • Answer the telephone
  • Mail and banking
  • Faxing, photocopying and filing
  • Diary management
  • Billing and invoicing
Dec 2006 – Jan 2008: Part-time sales assistant
Hughson Department Store
Wesville NSW


  • Served customers
  • Operated cash register
  • Performed regular stocktake


  • Employee of the Month, June 2007


Category Name Proficiency Yrs experience Last Used
Computer Microsoft Word Advanced 10 yrs Use currently
Computer Internet Explorer Intermediate 8 yrs Use currently
Computer Filemaker Pro Beginner 1 yr Use currently
Language Spanish Intermediate 7 yrs 1 yr ago



  • Spanish language – I studied throughout high school and travelled to Spain for 3 months when I finished school
  • Salsa dancing – I’m a member of a dance group that meets every week
  • Current affairs – I read the newspaper and watch the news every day
  • Law – it’s my passion to work in the legal industry as an administrator


Harry Lawson - Senior accountant
Lawson Accountants
Phone: 02 33 333 333
Kelly Freedman - Store manager
Hughson Department Store
Phone: 02 44 444 444
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