Private Client Legal Assistant
Private Client Legal Assistant - This is a very good opportunity for a Private Client Legal Assistant to work as part of a Private Client department in Yeovil, Somerset. The Private Client Legal Assistant may be a private client legal secretary or paralegal looking to develop their career in a supportive and forward thinking law firm. The Private Client Legal Assistant role will support to the Private Client Team Leader with a view to developing your own caseload, but will be required to undertake the administration of a caseload of non-taxable estates and smaller taxable estates under the supervision of the Team Leader, liaise with clients, beneficiaries and external organisations in a timely and professional manner.
Other Duties include;
·Deal with the administration of Estates to include the following:
oPrepare documents towards applications for Grants of Probate, including Inheritance Tax returns
oDeal with Estate assets in accordance with Testator’s Will
oPrepare Estate accounts and Tax Certificates.
·Appreciate the legal principles of Wills and their application;
Salary from £22,000