Private Client Paralegal

Location
Andover
Salary
£25000 - £27500 per annum, Benefits: Flexitime
Posted
22 Apr 2021
Closes
20 May 2021
Ref
1119719-1-CRO-16
Contact
Chris Rodriguez
Job Title
Paralegal
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10, NQ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a fully serviced law firm based in Andover and is seeking to appoint a Legal Assistant Paralegal to support the Private Client Wills & Probate department.

The department:
  • Drafting complex and simple wills
  • Tax planning and its related advice
  • Lasting powers of attorney
  • Probate
  • Court of protection
  • The administration of estates and trusts
The role:
  • General administration work to ensure the team operates smoothly and efficiently
  • File-opening/closing, and other compliance routines
  • Taking and making client and other telephone calls
  • Drafting letters
  • Legal Research
  • Assisting with Client Reviews and other marketing activities
  • Tax returns
  • Assisting with document preparation, including Wills and Powers of Attorney, estate and trust accounts
The ideal candidate:
  • Eye for detail and meticulous approach
  • Great communication skills and an ability to work well with others
  • Ability to work under time constraints and prioritise workload
  • Ability to handle sensitive matters discreetly
  • Good organisation skills with a methodical approach
  • Self-motivated
  • Deliver excellent service to clients and colleagues
  • Excellent IT skills, including Word and Excel, and previous experience of bespoke software
  • Team player
  • Aptitude to learn quickly
In order for your application to be considered, you must have gained legal experience within a law firm OR have recently finished your LPC.

Please apply online ASAP.

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