£20000 - £27000 per annum
01 Sep 2017
29 Sep 2017
Ajay Patel
Practice area
Private client
Full time
Contract type
Highly accredited firm seeks an experienced Private Client Legal Assistant in Witham.

Our client is a traditional firm with a modern setting serving individuals and businesses in Witham and the surrounding counties. With multiple office locations, they have acquired a reputation for delivering tailored services to suit client needs. The firm is staffed with a professional team who are skilled in their individual expertise and in other areas of law. They provide cost effective services which has earned them numerous accreditations. Now seeking an experienced Private Client Legal Assistant, they are located within easy reach of local amenities and good bus links. You can expect to work in a professional and friendly environment. They also offer an excellent package including contributory pension scheme, life insurance and a competitive salary.

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Private Client Legal Assistant in Witham. With a minimum of two years’ experience within a reputable Private Client sector, you will be able to handle and prioritise your workload to meet tight deadlines and work well under minimum supervision. Your workload will include: drafting legal documents; liaising with clients; processing court of protection applications; use of probate case management system; data input; preparing documents; file management; producing letters; typing and; general office administration. It is therefore essential for the successful Legal Assistant to be detail oriented and have good communication skills across all levels. The role is offered on a full time, permanent basis.

Please contact Ajay for further information quoting reference AP26340.

You must be an experienced Legal Assistant with a minimum of two years’ experience;
You must have solid expertise within a reputable Private Client department;
Knowledge of Court of Protection matters is desirable but not essential;
You must have great attention to detail;
You will have excellent communication skills both verbal and written across all levels;
You will have good time management skills. 

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