North West £16,000 Commercial
Our client is one of Liverpool’s oldest Family Law Solicitors and most respected Private and Commercial Law Firms. They pride themelves on legal excellence and exceptional customer service, a formula that has resulted in clients returning time and time again.
The Junior Paralegal will be required to work within a small legal practice based in Crosby. Are you a Legal Assistant or Senior Secretary with 3 years+ expereience looking for the next step in your career? This leading law firm can offer genuine career progress, first-class quality work, interesting and challenging cases.
This is a superb opportunity for you to build on your skills and experience within an established and innovative environment.
The team handle Private Client work and have built a strong reputation within Court of Protection, they are very interested to hear about candidates with experience of handling Court of Protection matters, or solid private client experience which may include Powers of Attorney, Deputyship, Personal Injury Trusts. You will be dealing with HNW Clients, Probate, Wills, Trusts, Services for the Elderly and Court of Protection matters. This role will also require the Private Client Paralegal to provide support with all required work; drafting various documents, liaising with clients and Solicitors, providing analysis and general team administration. The role will involve a combination of assisting solicitors and handling your own caseload so you should be ready to take on a good level of responsibility from an early stage
Required Skills & Experience:
• Provide support with all Wills and Probate matters
• Able to work as part of a team and on your own initiative
• Ability to draft a number of legal documents
• Comfortable liaising with clients and Solicitors
• Provide analysis and general team administration
Any applicant should be :
A keen networker
Able to use social media
Good interpersonal skills.
Ideally the applicant will have previously worked in a practice dealing with Services for the Elderly and Court of Protection work.
Salary according to experience. Pension scheme available. office hours 9am-5pm Monday to Friday.