Paralegal/Legal Assistant - Somerset

07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Paralegal/Legal Assistant - Somerset

Salary dependent on experience

An exceptional legal practice with multiple offices across the South West are seeking an ambitious, motivated Legal Assistant to join their reputable Private Client team in Somerset.

This is an outstanding opening for an experienced Private Client Paralegal/Legal Assistant to join the successful team, working alongside STEP accredited experts dealing with a variety of Private Client matters.

Duties will include:

  • Assisting with a range of matters to include Wills, Trust and Probate
  • Attending to clients regularly
  • Preparing Wills and Powers of Attorney
  • Drafting a range of legal documentation
  • Carrying out all typing duties as necessary
  • Effectively using the firm's case management system

Desired skills:

  • Experience within Private Client essential
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal experience desirable
  • Positive attitude towards your work and team
  • Excellent communication skills

The firm offer competitive salaries and incomparable employee benefits. In addition, progression is encouraged.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity - please contact Annah-Mae at Ashville Knight Recruitment on 02392 321991 or email to .

  • Bighand digital dictation.
  • Drafting legal documents.
  • Drafting Wills and Oaths.
  • Working on Caseplan.
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney / Enduring Powers of Attorney
  • Drafting Trust documentation.
  • Witnessing wills.
  • IHT forms and submit to HMRC.
  • Archiving / Storage
  • Client visits with the fee earner.
  • Assisted completing a deputyship.

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