Private Client and Family Paralegal - London

Recruiter
Natalie Stock
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive + Benefits
Posted
19 Feb 2018
Closes
19 Mar 2018
Ref
LGJ/OP11882
Practice area
Family, Private client
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Private Client and Family Paralegal - London

This is an exciting opportunity for a paralegal with hands-on experience of private client, probate and family matters. Joining an established and well-respected team based in London the successful paralegal will gain experience across contentious probate, court of protection and family matters by assisting senior members of the team and handling your own caseload.

Duties will include: conducting legal research; reviewing records; preparing court forms and files and attending court to produce these documents; drafting various legal documents including, consent orders, divorce and financial applications, and court of protection forms; land registry searches; liaising with clients and witnesses and relevant professionals over the telephone and face to face; and assisting with court of protection deputyships.

This role is suited to an experienced paralegal that has proven experience in contentious probate, court of protection and family matters and can work as a valued team member but also of their own initiative with a flexible approach. You will be a strong communicator and have excellent client care skills.

Applications are welcome from Paralegals with:

  • Proven experience in contentious probate, court of protection and family matters
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a similar position
  • Excellent client care and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail with a methodical and analytical approach