Family Law Paralegal

Recruiter
Search Consultancy
Location
Huddersfield
Salary
£19000 - £25000/annum
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Family Law Paralegal
Location: Huddersfield
Salary: £19,000-£25,000

Do you have experience in Family Law looking for a Paralegal role?

Our client a first class specialist Private Family Law firm in central Huddersfield are looking for an experienced Family Legal Secretary or Family Law Paralegal to add to their growing team.

It is absolutely essential that you have some practical family law experience either as a legal secretary or paralegal. You will work closely with a team of lawyers providing support on private family law matters. This practice has an excellent local and national reputation for this area of work and the quality of work on offer is superb.

You must have strong communication skills with the ability to liaise with clients both over the phone and face to face.

You must have strong organisational skills, which are essential as is a genuine desire to have worked in Family Law.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

* Preparing Legal, court and general correspondence and documents
* Diary management
* Preparing court bundles
* Administering client files
* Maintaining filing systems
* Organising meetings and appointments
* Dealing with client queries both in person and over the telephone
* Ensuring billing is completed on a monthly basis
* Managing your own caseload of matters which shall increase with experience

Key Skills:

* You must have strong communication skills with the ability to liaise with clients both over the phone and face to face
* Strong organisational skills are essential as is a genuine desire to specialise in Family Law

For more details please contact Sally Henderson at the Search Consultancy Leeds office.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age