Law Staff Legal Recruitment Ltd
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Excellent opportunity to gain hands-on family experience within a specialist team in Guildford. Our client is a well-established, niche practice with a network of offices offering high quality advice and representation to a range of clients. Staffed by a team of dedicated and specialised lawyers, who are committed to the provision of expert, practical advice in a personalised manner, they go above and beyond, ensuring excellence in client care at all stages of the process. Undergoing a period of expansion they are now looking to add to their Family team. The Role We are now seeking a pro-active Legal Assistant to work exclusively within a growing Family department in Guildford. Providing hands-on support to a team of experienced fee earners, the successful Legal Assistant will manage a varied workload to include: liaising with clients regarding initial enquiries; assessing eligibility for Legal Aid; undertaking AML and conflict checks; opening files and; passing matters on to Solicitors and Legal Executive within the team. If you have excellent communication skills, a good eye for detail and are seeking a hands on-role with career progression and the opportunity to develop your family experience, please contact Simon for further information quoting reference SS26849. The Candidate You must be a Legal Secretary, Legal Assistant or Paralegal with solid experience gained within Family. You will have excellent communication skills and a client-focused approach. You will be IT Literate. You will be highly organised and have a keen eye for detail. You will be a pro-active team player but equally able to work on your own initiative. FAMILY LEGAL ASSISTANT PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL (INCLUDING SPAM FOLDER) FOR CONFIRMATION YOUR APPLICATION HAS BEEN RECEIVED. Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are a recruitment agency, all vacancy descriptions are of general content and no responsibility is taken for salary or PQE differences. By applying for this position at Law Staff Legal you confirm that you have the experience, training, qualifications and any authorisation required by law or by any professional body, which the position requires and that you are willing to work in the position. By applying for this position you give Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited authorisation to submit your curriculum vitae to the hirer. If you do not wish us to make this application on your behalf please email informing Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited of such. Please note however, once an introduction has been made by Law Staff Legal Recruitment it cannot be withdrawn this and you are bound by the terms as stated here in our terms supplied on our web site. PLEASE NOTE LAW STAFF LEGAL RECRUITMENT LIMITED ARE UNABLE TO REGISTER YOU AS A CANDIDATE AND DISCUSS ADDITIONAL POSITIONS UNTIL YOU HAVE SUBMITTED YOUR IDENTIFICATION. In accordance with The Conduct of Agencies and Businesses Regulations Act of 2003, Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited require all candidates applying for a position to provide via email, fax or post, a copy of photographic identity and proof of address. Please also note that all communication, including telephone calls, with Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited are recorded and monitored for training and compliance purposes. To view Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration terms please go to our website. As part of Law Staff Legal Recruitment Limited`s candidate registration and care process, all successful applications are responded to within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Tel Fax Address: Please see our website for details
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