Family Paralegal, Jobs, Essex, 737

Family Paralegal - Essex

£19k - Family law - Legal Support
Ref: 737 Date Posted: Tuesday 15 Aug 2017
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An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Paralegal to join a busy family department of a busy multi-sited law firm. The firm is a large Lexcel accredited law firm and the Family Paralegal will be based in their Essex office

The Role

  • This role will involve client contact
  • Supporting and assisting the department in the preparation and conduct of cases
  • You will need to have proven experience of working in a legal aid firm
  • You will need to show that you are familiar with the family legal aid regulations
  • Have a keen interest in making a career in this area of law

The Candidate

  • Be approachable and friendly in nature
  • Strong drafting skills
  • Good communication and presentation skills (both over the telephone and face to face)
  • Good time management skills and capable of handling a varied workload efficiently
  • Able to work under pressure and to tight timescales
  • Ability to work in an efficient, informed and accurate manner
  • Previous experience of working in a Legal Aid Firm and dealing with new client family legal aid enquiries

 

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity or other opportunities in the market then contact Matthew Heard at matthew@lrlegalrecruitment.co.uk or call for a confidential discussion on 020 8464 2565

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