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Senior Paralegal – Dispute Resolution, Salisbury

A senior level Paralegal or Legal Executive with previous experience in Litigation and Dispute Resolution is now required by our established legal client in the Salisbury area. If you are looking to further your career within a highly respected and professional law firm, then this could be an superb opportunity .

The role will be based within their specialist Dispute Resolution department dealing with a range of specialist legal areas including Property Disputes,Neighbourhood Disputes, Consumer Law, Debt Recovery, Inquests, Contested Probate, Professional Negligence, Landlord & Tenant & Contract Disputes.

Suitable candidates must have a minimum of 2 + experience as a Paralegal in this area of Law within a UK Solicitors firm and will be confident in handling their own files and working with modest supervision.

The role will involve:

Administrative tasks relating to cases

Working closely with other fee-earners, researching and analysing data

Opening files and preparing case notes

Report writing

Drafting documents

Client liaison and communication in person, by email and on the phone

Taking ownership of cases, managing own files and working with minimal supervision

Court work where appropriate

 

Skills required:

A strong general legal background

Knowledge of Litigation and ADR

Drafting skills

Passionate and enthusiastic to progress their legal career

Good IT skills including Word and Excel

Excellent communication and client handling skills

Highly organised and efficient

An effective team player

Strong time management skills

Good academic record including a Law Degree and/or LPC qualification or ILEX, part or fully qualified

A professional approach when dealing colleagues and clients alike.

This is a permanent, full time role offering an excellent remuneration package and the opportunity to progress within a supportive environment. Please apply now if you feel you have the experience and attributes required.

All applications will be reviewed within 2 working days and short listed candidates contacted within that time frame.