Family Paralegal

Eastbourne
22,000 - 26,000
Private Practice
1 - 5 years experience

Family Paralegal.
 
An experienced Paralegal is sought for the growing family department of a long standing regional firm.
 
The firm have several offices across the South East and London and are approaching their 25th year of operation. They have continued to develop and diversify through that time and are now a full-service Lexcel accredited practice. They are known in particular for their work in family law with this being one of their key practice areas. The department handle a broad range of family cases covering private matters such as divorce, civil partnerships and ancillary relief, as well as publicly funded work on children, care and more.
 
In this Family Paralegal role you will join and work alongside an experienced Solicitor focusing primarily on publicly funded cases, based in one of their key offices in East Sussex.
 
To be considered you will need to be experienced enough to manage cases and clients with minimal to no supervision. For example, in the absence of the senior solicitor if they are out of the office at court. With this in mind your typical duties will include:

- Meeting clients to take instructions and statements
- Reviewing and checking documentation to check it is complete and to the necessary standards
- Assisting with injunctions
- Day to day contribution to public law family cases, working closely with a supervising Solicitor

This role would suit someone with experience working as a Paralegal in public family law for several years. You will need to be able to work with minimal supervision or be in a position to take on more autonomy over your own work. 
 
Your remuneration will be competitive and dependent on experience, and you will be joining a firm with a friendly team that promote a collegiate working environment. The firm also boast a town centre location with good transport links, for example just a few minutes walk from the main train station with connections all across the county.
 
To be considered for this experienced Family Paralegal role please apply now as the firm are in a position to recruit immediately.

More information

For more information about this role and to apply, please contact Tom Stafford at G2 Legal on 0207 649 9298 or forward an up to date copy of your CV.

Job reference: TS281533

Company Benefits

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    21 days holiday per annum
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    Company Pension Scheme
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    Flexitime

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Reference: TS281533 | Location: Eastbourne

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