Child Abuse Paralegal

Recruiter
Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment
Location
London
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
12 Feb 2017
Closes
12 Mar 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Child Abuse Paralegal
Central London - £20,000 - £25,000 pa

Position - Child Abuse Paralegal
Legal Assistant/Paralegal/Legal Support/Child Abuse/Claimant/Personal Injury

A new opportunity has opened for a Paralegal or Legal Assistant to join the Child Abuse claims department of a top 100 firm in London. The firm have a well development service offering within the area and a particular focus on historical abuse claims. With this in mind, the firm now need to bring on a Paralegal in a support capacity for the department's Partner. As such the firm need a Paralegal with experience in supporting senior fee earners and at times taking on responsibilities with regards to handling files whilst the Partner is out of office. Given this aspect of work the firm would also need a Paralegal with experience working in a Child Abuse claims environment. In turn this is a great opportunity to work with a top 100 firm in a niche aspect of work where the cases sometimes receive regional and national media attention. There also exist realistic opportunities for career progression at a firm that is making serious efforts to grow its London presence across a number of disciplines.

Required Skills and Responsibilities;

- Experience in supporting senior fee earners.
- Able to take responsibility for running aspects of certain files.
- Experience working in a Child Abuse claims environment.

About you;

- Be a team player
- Be a driven individual
- Excellent communication skills

If you have any further questions about the role, please do not hesitate to give me a call and I would be more than happy to discuss this exceptional opportunity with you in more detail!

Salary is negotiable Dependent upon Experience

Please contact Matthew Roby, Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

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