Family Paralegal - Children Team

Our Family law department is looking to recruit an experienced paralegal in our Children team to support and strengthen our dedicated team of Family solicitors.  The successful applicant will assist and support senior fee earners on a range of family matters, which include legally aided and privately funded private law children and care work.  The role will also involve client care, billing and general administration.

Our firm holds Lexcel accreditation and our Family department is ranked in Chambers UK and Legal 500. A friendly, enthusiastic and supportive working environment awaits you, with monthly personal development meetings, regular training and an open door policy. Excellent career development and training contract opportunities are available to the right candidate.

Applicants should have completed LPC, BPTC or a law degree successfully. They should possess good client care skills, be adaptable to a dynamic work environment, have excellent communication and IT skills, very good attention to detail and should have strong organisational skills. They should be self-motivated, with an ability to prioritise work and deliver within deadlines. Prior work experience in a legal or related organisation, knowledge of Legal Aid Agency regulations and/or CCMS as well as financial and commercial awareness is desirable.

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Completed applications should be forwarded to Nicola Senior, HR Manager

The closing date for applications is 23 December 2019