Paralegal

Reference

BGI/AR/063641

Sector

Legal

Salary

£22,000 to £30,000 Per Annum

Town/City

Colchester

Contract Type

Permanent

Closing Date

04/03/2024

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Paralegal

Location: Colchester, Essex

Salary: £22k - £30k + Excellent Benefits

The Client:

Our client is a well-established legal firm, providing a wide range of legal advice and services to individuals and businesses.

The Role:

As a Paralegal in a private client or family law department, you will be collaborating with legal experts, executing diverse tasks to ensure the smooth functioning of a law office or legal department.

Responsibilities:

  • Attend to clients, receiving instructions, and preparing cases.
  • Conduct in-depth legal research using diverse resources such as legal databases, statutes, regulations, and case law.
  • Summarise findings, presenting information to bolster case preparation.
  • Support in crafting and refining legal documents, including pleadings, contracts, agreements, and correspondence.
  • Review and scrutinise legal documents to ensure precision and adherence to legal procedures.
  • Organise and uphold legal files, documents, and correspondence for convenient retrieval.
  • Coordinate and arrange meetings, hearings, and depositions.
  • Aid in preparing clients for meetings, hearings, and court appearances.
  • Manage schedules, arrange appointments, and coordinate travel plans for attorneys.
  • Prepare and submit legal documents to courts, agencies, and pertinent entities.

Requirements:

  • Previously worked as a Paralegal, Legal Assistant or in a similar role.
  • At least 2 years of experience in a private client / family law.
  • Possess law degree or paralegal certification from an accredited institution.
  • Knowledge of legal terminology, procedures, and documentation.
  • Skilled in legal research and use of legal databases, legal software & office productivity tools.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.

Apply now for this exceptional opportunity to contribute to a dynamic legal team and advance your career.

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