Legal Assistant – Watford

Location
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salary
£15,000
Posted
30 Sep 2016
Closes
28 Oct 2016
Ref
CHN039061
Job Title
Administration
Practice Area
Banking
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a law graduate with office administrative experience to join a top tier law firm in Watford.

This role sits within the firm’s Banking and Finance team and will focus on mortgage repossessions and the litigation around them.

This is an entry level role and would really suit a law graduate located in or near Watford who is looking to take their first step into an international law firm.
 
The work will entail supporting the Banking and Finance Paralegals throughout the full litigation process, from taking new instructions to issuing court proceedings and preparing witness statements and bundles for trial.
The successful Legal Assistant will play a key role in supporting the firm’s clients in relation to mortgage repossession and ensuring cases are progressed to the expected time-scale and costs estimate.

This role would suit a law graduate who is enthusiastic and professional who can work on their own initiative and can work under pressure. 

The ideal Legal Assistant will have a law degree and six months’ office administrative experience and enjoy working as part of a team on fast-moving matters.

The role is paying £15,000