Paralegal – Family Law Team

Job ID: JRPFL019424

Salary: £20000-£25000 per year

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Job Description:

• Professional and friendly client care.
• Ability to work accurately in accordance with agreed procedures.
• Ability to organise and prioritise work, under supervision, to meet clients’ expectations and matter deadlines.
• Ability to work under pressure.
• Ability to confidently present and argue a case orally and in writing.
• Ability to work on own initiative and as a member of a team.
• Ability to deal with enquiries in a customer-friendly and effective manner.
• Proficient IT skills.
• Experience as a paralegal or similar level role
• Experience with a case management system.

Key Duties:

  • Providing support to fee earners, solicitors and partners in the Family Department.
  • Dealing with matters at all stages, from taking the client’s initial instructions through to archiving, under supervision and in accordance with office and accounts procedures.
  • Liaising with clients and other parties on behalf of fee earners and dealing with enquiries as appropriate.
  • Obtaining and preparing file documentation.
  • Billing files and obtaining monies due to the firm from the Legal Aid Agency, clients and other parties.
  • Filing, photocopying, collating of documents and other administrative duties.
  • Maintaining legal knowledge and skills.
  • Contribute to maintaining and improving office procedures.
  • Contributing to maintaining a safe and healthy working environment.
  • Providing support to fee earners, solicitors and partners in the Family Department.
  • Any other duties which from time to time are required by the firm

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Additional Leave
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Health and Wellbeing Programme

To Apply For This Role:

Email your CV and cover letter to admin@jamesrayrec.com

To Apply For This Role:

Email your CV and cover letter to admin@jamesrayrec.com