Family Paralegal - Cardiff
Salary: 16k - 20k
Our client is an approachable law firm that will take time to talk things through and understand a clients needs. Even though they are one of the largest and longest established firms of Solicitors in Wales, they are able to offer a fresh and friendly approach to legal services. With local offices throughout Wales and expertise in key legal areas, they deliver an unrivalled service at a competitive price.
They currently have a vacancy in their tight knit and successful Family department for a dedicated and enthusiastic Legal Assistant. This is an exciting role for someone who is looking for the next step in their career and looking to work with key players in the department. Primarily you will be working on a caseload relating to childcare and legal aid matters. Experience in both would be helpful but it isn't crucial. More important is an eye for detail and experience of preparing court bundles with accuracy.
Providing ensure exceptional and proactive support to the relevant Fee Earner and excellent service to clients
General administrative tasks
Working on a varied Family caseload
Attending clients, taking instructions and preparing cases
Dealing with correspondence
Maintaining up-to-date knowledge and understanding of the Fee Earners matters to enable a proactive support service
Attending court with counsel and clients in cases which involve social services
Essential Skills & Requirements:
You have a strong drive to pursue a career in Family law
You're interested in learning from experienced solicitors
You enjoy working in a fast paced and busy team
You're super organised and able to think laterally
You're a great communicator
You're tenacious and willing to learn
You're able to be adaptable and be respectful of the client's needs and priorities
Additional Resources are an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003.
£16000 - £20000 Per Annum
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