Paralegal - Family

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Legal Secretary / PA / EA jobs

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £18000 - £22000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Karl Tomkinson

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0845 230 1664

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Client:

    Law Staff Legal Recruitment

Paralegal with 1 year’s experience in family matters sought for Lexcel accredited firm in Northamptonshire.

Our client, a highly regarded practice in Northampton, is actively seeking a talented Family Paralegal on a full-time, permanent basis. The successful candidate will assist and support fee earners specialising in privately- and publicly-funded family matters, whilst ensuring excellent client care at all times.

• Assisting and supporting fee earners specialising in family matters
• Public law
• Children matters
• Domestic violence
• Care proceedings
• Guardian matters
• Liaising with clients and other professionals
• Taking instructions and preparing cases
• Handling correspondence
• Assisting with billing
• Attending court
• General administrative duties

The Candidate
• Paralegals with at least 1 year’s experience in family matters
• Has a clear understanding of LAA
• IT proficiency
• Proven ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
• Excellent organisation and administration skills

The Firm
Our client is a Lexcel accredited, highly acclaimed traditional Northamptonshire law firm. This practice fully supports ongoing training and professional development, and recruits at the highest level, looking for people who stand out from the crowd and most crucially, share their client-focused work ethic. From its inception this firm’s aim has been to provide a working environment and a level of client care that cannot be bettered. Accordingly, it has achieved a sustained and effective level of growth with an enviable level of staff retention. They offer a range of benefits to their staff and create career opportunities for those that are determined to progress and reach their highest potential.

• Generous holiday allowance
• Pension scheme
• Life cover
• Medicash
• Employee assistance programme

Paralegal - Family

For further details of this Family Paralegal vacancy, please contact Karl on 01954 200 012 quoting reference KT31318.

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