Paralegal - Family Law

Recruiter
Truepark Ltd
Location
Truro, Cornwall
Salary
17000.0000
Posted
08 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Law Firm - Truro
£ Competitive salary plus excellent staff benefits & generous bonus
An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Career Paralegal to join this renowned national law firm based in the heart of Truro. This is a permanent position with lots of involvement. The role will involve providing essential case management support to the Head of Family Law and Litigation within their busy Family/ Litigation department and credit control duties for the department. Previous Family experience is essential for this role, as is experience of working as a paralegal within a renowned law firm. LPC preferable and a 2:1 minimum in law required.

Skills & experience required -

  • Previous paralegal experience of assisting a fee-earner with a caseload
  • The ability to work within a team but to also have your own responsibilities and be able to work on your own initiative
  • Excellent communication skills and a professional work attitude
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Strong IT Skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Enthusiasm to develop a career in this area
  • Commitment to the firm and the ability to provide a confident and positive input
  • Positive attitude to your own personal development and to the development of the firm

Qualifications

  • Law degree or LPC essential