Paralegal - litigation

  • Location

    South East

  • Sector:

    Operations jobs

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £16,000 - £20,000

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Law Staff Legal Recruitment

Litigation Paralegal sought for a leading Hertford based practice.

We are actively seeking a paralegal or legal assistant to join a dynamic Hertford practice on a full or part-time, permanent or temporary basis. Working alongside experienced fee earners in the litigation department, the successful candidate will be able to manage a caseload with minimum supervision and assist with business development activities. 

• Manage a caseload with minimum supervision 
• Claimant and defendant matters 
• Debt recovery 
• Breach of contracts 
• Insolvency 
• Bankruptcy 
• Fraud recoveries 
• Enforcement of court orders 
• Misrepresentation 
• Business development, networking and marketing

The Candidate

• Ideally, a paralegal or legal assistant with experience in a property and/or civil litigation department 
• Additional experience in insolvency law would be advantageous but is not essential 
• Have excellent client care and communication skills, both verbally and in writing 
• Seek to develop and progress in this area of law 
• Participate in business development and marketing activities 
• Handle a mixed caseload and meet key deadlines with minimum supervision

The Firm
Our client is steadfast and innovative property management law firm that is going through a period of sustained growth, looking to add to their strong and dynamic team of expert lawyers. With knowledge across the board in residential landlord and tenant matters, management companies, freeholders and managing agents, they offer clients a range of services in a friendly and cost-effective manner. Staffed by professional and talented property management lawyers, the team endeavours to provide exceptional solutions and client care. They are located on the borders of the medieval Hertfordshire town set within a modern office that is well served with travel links providing excellent access to London.

• Generous holiday allowance 
• Contributory pension scheme 
• Genuine opportunity for career development and progression
• Structured work environment 
• Full or part-time, permanent or temporary position

Paralegal – Litigation

For further details of this Litigation Paralegal vacancy, please contact Simon quoting reference SS03845401.

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