Paralegal

Job Description

Paralegal

Personal Injury (Claimant) Department, Ipswich

Start date:   As soon as possible

Salary:   £19,000 p.a.

Working hours:  Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.30pm, 1 hour for lunch

Holiday entitlement: 20 days per annum

 

Experience/attributes required:

 

  • This position would suit someone looking for a career in Law
  • Evidence of continued high academic achievement, preferably to degree level
  • The ability to interact sensitively with clients, face to face and on the telephone
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Flexible attitude
  • Organisational skills and effective time management

 

Job Specification:

 

Working for a Partner or other fee earner, you will provide administrative and legal support to the team.

 

Duties will include:

 

  • Drafting documents under direct supervision of a fee earner
  • File management
  • Research work for fee earners
  • Arrange meetings with counsel, experts and clients
  • Preparation of trial bundles
  • Administrative assistance

 

 

Report line:  Partner