Family Paralegal

England, Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne
£18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
23 Apr 2021
05 May 2021
Chloe Smith
Job Title
Practice Area
Family / Matrimonial
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Family paralegal required in Newcastle

Anakin Seal are recruiting for an experienced family law paralegal to join a reputable firm of Solicitors at their office in Newcastle.

The firm:

Recognised by the legal directories in several areas including their work in family law, this highly reputable law firm boasts over 30 specialist Solicitors and several support staff in the North East. The family team are responsible for dealing with divorce and finances, childcare law, human rights, separation and additional niche areas.

The role:

The team are looking to recruit an experienced family paralegal to ideally handle their own varied caseload under the supervision of a fee earner. You will be heavily involved on large complex cases aswell as handling smaller more straight forward files. You will be responsible for managing new and existing client relationships and always providing an excellent level of client care.

The successful candidate:

Will have a minimum of 1 years' family law experience (ideally public and private), be ambitious and hard-working, compassionate and have the ability to deal with difficult case circumstances. Candidates who are already handling their own caseload will be at an advantage though candidates with experience in an assisting capacity will also be considered.

Salary to £23,000 though may increase for those able to handle their own caseload.