Paralegal - Property Litigation

Recruiter
Plus One Personnel
Location
Leamington Spa
Posted
28 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Paralegal - Property Litigation

Location: Leamington Spa

Hours: Full time

Salary: Competitive

Our client is a well-established and respected Legal Firm in the local area looking to recruit a Paralegal in to their Property Litigation team. It is essential that the successful candidate has previous Paralegal experience, and can handle their own caseload. You will be confident, hardworking and a highly-communicative individual who is target driven and can work proactively in a corporate environment.

Main responsibilities:

  • Assist with the drafting of legal documents and with the preparation of documentation to clients
  • Reviewing and drafting policies and procedures
  • Ensure that all tasks carried out comply with the companies policies, procedures and SRA standards
  • Liaising with clients and organisations either face to face, on the phone or via e-mail
  • Maintaining the integrity of data in key platforms such as Lawsoft, Visualfiles, Worksite and InterAction
  • Undertake file opening and closing processes as required in support of matter progression
  • Prepare high quality documentation such as covering letters, presentations, spreadsheets and reports
  • Undertake legal research both when requested and on one's own initiative

Key Skills & Experience:

  • Qualified by experience within Property Litigation
  • Previous experience as a Paralegal with Fee earning responsibilities
  • Some advocacy experience in the Country Court would be ideal
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • The ability to prioritise and handle a heavy work load in a fast paced environment

If you are interested in the above role then please apply with your CV or phone Melissa Podlaski on for a private and confidential discussion.