Paralegal - Family

  • Job Reference: BH-36688
  • Date Posted: 15 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Law Staff
  • Location: West Bromwich
  • Salary: £24,000 to £28,000
  • Sector: Family
  • Personnel Type: Paralegal

Job Description

Elevate your legal career by joining a prestigious firm renowned for its expertise in family law, catering to an ultra-high-net-worth clientele. This multi-service legal practice has garnered an exceptional reputation for advising on sensitive matters, including those involving media attention. With a diverse UK client base and some international reach, the firm is actively seeking a skilled Paralegal to support their dynamic team.

Position: Paralegal – Family Law

Benefits:
- Engage with a sophisticated client portfolio, including UHNW individuals
- Work on high-profile cases, often with media interest
- Collaborate with a team of esteemed legal professionals
- Develop your expertise in a variety of family law cases, including divorce, children-related matters, and finance
- Competitive salary and benefits package
- Opportunities for professional development and career progression within a supportive environment

Key Responsibilities:
- Provide comprehensive paralegal support to solicitors and partners
- Prepare legal documents and correspondence with meticulous attention to detail
- Conduct legal research and assist with case preparation
- Liaise with clients, offering empathetic and efficient service
- Manage case files, ensuring all information is up-to-date and organised

Essential Skills and Experience:
- Proven experience as a Paralegal within family law
- Strong academic background, ideally with a law degree or equivalent
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
- Ability to handle sensitive information with discretion and integrity
- Organisational skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks efficiently
- Proficiency in using legal databases and Microsoft Office Suite

Desirable:
- Knowledge of Punjabi language, which would be advantageous in liaising with certain clients

This role promises a challenging yet rewarding work environment where your contribution is valued and your professional growth is taken seriously. If you have a passion for family law and are ready to take the next step in your legal career, this firm is ready to welcome you.

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your suitability for the role.