Legal Associate

Legal Associate


A legal associate is an entry to a mid-level attorney. It is a person who is involved in understanding the client’s legal requirements and crafting solutions thereof.

Legal Associate
Legal Associate
The Job Role and Responsibilities

The primary job roles and responsibilities of a customer support executive include:

  1. Providing support in offering legal solutions to clients.
  2. Analytical understanding and interpretation of client problems and their resolution.
  3. Filing and review of legal documents.
  4. Research on various legal issues pertaining to the client.
Competencies and Skills Required

Understanding and familiarity with the legal services industry are key in this profile. An analytical bent of mind with critical reasoning ability and very good attention to detail capability is needed.

The major skills and competencies required for this role include:

  1. Excellent critical and legal reasoning skills.
  2. Good problem-solving skills.
  3. Excellent legal English skills.
  4. Very strong focus on attention to detail.
Assessment for the ‘Right’ Legal Associate

The following table illustrates how various skills and personality traits map to assessments required for the Legal Associate role:

Legal Associate Profile SkillsAMCAT Mapping
Critical ReasoningHigh
Communication SkillsAMCAT English: High
Extraversion: Mid
Openness to Experience: Mid
Agreeableness: Mid to High
Problem Solving SkillsLogical Ability: High
Ability to work under stressEmotional Stability: Mid to High

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