Legal Assistant

Location
West Midlands, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
21 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Ref
RM7773
Contact
Ronelle Mendez
Sector/Practice Area
Private Client
Contract/hours
Permanent

Legal Assistant, Private Client (Court of Protection) West Midlands - The private client department of this top 50 firm requires an ambitious Legal Assistant. Call us now on 0121 454 1004

JOB TITLE: Legal Assistant - Court of Protection

EXP REQUIRED: minimum of 12 months relative experience

LOCATION: Birmingham, West Midlands

SALARY: £Generous + Benefits + City Centre location

THE ROLE:

Assisting primarily with complex court of protection matters you will work very closely with expert fee earners in one of their busiest offices. This varied role will see you undertake a wide range of responsibilities with the purpose to making the department as efficient as possible. Your role will include, but not be limited to; Making and progressing completion applications, assisting with the preparation of accounts and dutyship reports, preparing bills of costs and assisting with financial management. You will also have extensive contact with clients and external agents, ensuring everyone is kept up to date on the progress of their case. This is a full time role and the working hours are 9am-5.30pm Monday to Friday.

THE LEGAL ASSISTANT:

To be successful you will be an ambitious and forward thinking Legal Assistant with in excess of 12 months experience gained within a Private Client or Court of Protection team. Prior experience of dealing with clients face-to-face and over the phone is essential, as is a proven ability to effectively manage a busy workload. Due to the nature of the work you must take a very sensitive and professional approach to client interactions.

THE FIRM:

This multi-award winning firm has established it's place in the Top 50 with a mix of exceptional service and quality advice. In addition to client awards they have also gained honours from staff, with over 90% of their staff agreeing the firm create a friendly working environment. The firm also offers and excellent salary and benefits package as offers excellent transport links being based in the City Centre of Birmingham.

HOW TO APPLY:

Contact Ronelle Mendez at eNL on 0121 454 1004 or email ronelle.mendez@enllegal.co.uk now with your CV or simply call for a confidential discussion.

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