Paralegal - Children & Education

Location
England, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey
Salary
Excellent Benefits
Posted
19 Sep 2017
Closes
17 Oct 2017
Ref
64640
Contact
Lila Anam
Sector/Practice Area
Private Client, Family
Vacancy Type
Legal Support, Paralegal
Contract/hours
Full time

THE FIRM:

Our client is a top 100 law firm which is highly rated by legal directories and advises a mix of commercial, not-for-profit, regulatory and personal clients.


THE ROLE:

A new role has arisen for a proactive and self-motivated paralegal to join a successful team working within the Education and Children team.

You will be responsible for managing numerous case files and preparing documentation for court and counsel, drafting letters to clients and instructions to expert witnesses.

You will also be assisting solicitors with their cases.

THE CANDIDATE:

To be considered for this role you will have solid paralegal experience from an established national or regional firm with a proven background in education, family or children law.

You will have a strong academic background and have either ILEX or an LPC qualification.

You will be a team player with good organisational and time management skills and are able to work to strict deadlines.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.