Salary: £28 000 (DOE)
Assistant to Family Department, minimum 12 months’ experience required, Greater Manchester – An excellent opportunity has arisen for Paralegal or NQ Solicitor to join an established team and support the department’s fee earners. Guaranteed file allocation within 3 – 6 months! To apply or register your interest, call Lauren on 0161 850 0745 and quote job ref: 7640
JOB TITLE: Assistant to Family Department
EXPERIENCE: 12 months’ experience required
LOCATION: Greater Manchester
DAILY RATE: up to c£28,000 (DOE)
This is a unique opportunity for a Paralegal or Newly Qualified Solicitor to join this specialist family team and assist their busy fee earners. The appointed Assistant will be required to take instructions from clients, apply for legal aid, deal with new enquiries, assist on fee earning activities, instructing experts and drafting statements. Whilst the successful candidate will not be responsible for their own caseload immediately, the opportunity to manage a caseload independently will come within 3 to 6 months from the commencement of this role.
This role is ideal for a Paralegal or Newly Qualified Solicitor who is actively looking for an opportunity to gain more experience in Family Law. This is a full-time position best suited to candidates who can work on their own initiative whilst being organised, reliable and hardworking. Legal aid experience is essential in order to be considered for this position.
HOW TO APPLY:
Contact Lauren Harris at eNL on 0161 850 0745 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with your CV, or simply call for a confidential discussion. eNL will never share your CV with a third party without your express permission. As part of our candidate care process, we aim to respond to all applications in 7 days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale, your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.
eNL is handling a number of Family vacancies throughout the North West. If you are a Family Lawyer looking for a move, please call now.
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