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
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
A strong general legal background
Knowledge of Litigation and ADR
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.