Our client one of the largest law firms in Teesside are seeking an additional Family Paralegal to join the team in Stockton, due to expansion. They are a busy and growing highly regarded family team whose work is all publicly funded. You will assist on the full range of publicly funded family matters, including divorce, domestic violence and private law children matters.
The role will include progressing client matters efficiently and running an independent caseload of family matters. You will advise clients, prepare applications, represent clients at hearings and be committed to self-developing your skills and expertise in this area.
Our client has a large Family team, together with an open-door policy which means this is a great opportunity to join a team of Family law specialists who can share their wealth of experience. They are ideally seeking a Family Paralegal with at least 2 years' experience, who can hit the ground running, though supervision will be provided.
As the newly appointed Paralegal you will need:
*At least 2 years' experience of working as a Paralegal within Family Law- Preferably Legal Aid.
Experience of handling a caseload of publicly funded family matters essential - divorce, injunctions and private law children matters
To possess high standards of client care and organisational skills.
Good organisational and team working skills.
Strong IT skills.
Our client offers an attractive salary package, including pension, and excellent long-term career prospects.
If this is a role that sounds of interest to you, please send your CV across to Laura Baron at Clayton Legal on the link provided or alternatively call Clayton Legal to enquire about other opportunities. Please ensure before applying you have the prerequisite experience outlined above.
Clayton Legal recruits for law firms and In-House departments across the UK. Based in the Northwest, our pedigree and service levels give those looking to move in the legal market and law firms looking to recruit a refreshingly different recruitment experience. You will work with experienced professionals, dedicated to your success. Look at our web site www.clayton-legal.co.uk for our latest blogs and legal news and to keep up to date with current vacancies.