Paralegal Jobs

Civil Litigation Paralegal Permanent, Exeter Devon

Paralegal, Civil Litigation £20k - 24k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022976
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Civil Litigation Paralegal
 
An experienced Litigation Paralegal is required by a Litigation team in Exeter. The Litigation Paralegal will join a dedicated and busy Litigation team to work upon a variety of files under supervision of the Fee Earners.
 
The Firm
A long established and very successful private practice law firm providing clients across the South West with high quality and cost effective legal solutions. The firm hold a number of accreditations and employs some very talented, dedicated and hard working lawyers ably supported by an experienced support function.
 
The Role
The Litigation Paralegal will manage a contentious case load of mixed files involving debt recovery, boundary disputes, consumer disputes, personal injury claims, employment matters and contested probate. The work involves utilising a case management system, preparing trial bundles, drafting court documents and utilising civil procedure rules.
 
The Candidate
The Litigation Paralegal will have good post graduate experience and may hold CILEx or equivalent professional qualification combined with excellent inter personal skills, strong litigation procedural knowledge and good drafting abilities.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Private Client Paralegal Permanent, Devon Devon

Paralegal, Private Client £18k - 21k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023108
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Private Client Paralegal
 
A highly regarded regional law firm is seeking an experienced private client paralegal to join their team of specialists in one of their offices in Devon.
 
The Firm
A regional practice with a number of strategically located office throughout the South West. Employing over 50 staff this practice offers legal services to individuals and business clients. Recognised by the legal directories and Lexcel compliant.
 
The Role
The private client paralegal will be technically skilled and proactive and will deal with all private client matters including Wills, Trust and Probate work. Full support will be provided by the firm to help enhance your expertise. The successful private client paralegal can expect to deal with drafting letters, wills, POA's, oaths and client documentation whilst opening and closing files.
 
This is an outstanding opportunity to move to a leading law firm that is enjoying a period of sustained growth.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Paralegal with private client experience. Good communication skills and an ability to work as part of a team or on your own initiative.
 
Salary dependent upon experience. The role is commutable from Cullompton, Exeter, Ottery St Mary, Honiton, Axminster and Seaton.
       

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Legal Assistant/Law Graduate Permanent, Bournemouth Dorset

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £20k - 21k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023100
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Legal Assistant/Law Graduate
 
A law firm in Bournemouth requires a full time Legal Assistant/Law Graduate to work as part of their support function providing efficient administration to their Solicitors and Legal Executives.
 
The Firm
A well established practice employing some very talented lawyers, recognised by legal directories, providing a depth of legal services to both individual and business clients.
 
The Role
The Legal Assistant will join a support function to work on a full time basis, five days a week, in a COVID secure office environment. The work will include acting as the first point of call dealing with client enquiries, developing and building new client relationships, providing quotations and taking new instructions, setting up legal files, managing all client correspondence, managing appointments, assisting with cases as per fee earner instruction, participation in marketing, legal research, assisting with billing and dealing with monies received.
 
The Candidate
The role will suit a law graduate looking to progress a career in the legal profession.
Alternatively, an experienced office administrator with a minimum GCSE English and Maths or NVQ Level3. Essentially, A high degree of IT literacy, particularly a good familiarity with MS Office and previous experience of a case management systems.
 
Salary to £21,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Landlord & Tenant Paralegal Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Paralegal, Civil Litigation £20k - 23k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022983
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Landlord & Tenant Paralegal
 
This is a fabulous opportunity to join a law firm in Southampton, Hampshire as part of their property litigation department dealing with landlord and tenant work.
 
The Firm
This multi office practice has a landlord and team which is one of the country`s leading providers of support, advice and claims handling within residential lettings, acting for legal expenses insurers and brokers, managing agents, corporate and private landlords and developers.
 
The Role  
The successful Landlord & Tenant Paralegal must have the ability to handle a significant volume of landlord and tenant cases at all stages with, ideally, experience of estate agents, letting or litigation work in either a junior fee earning or administrative capacity.  
 
The Candidate
They require an experienced litigation lawyer, with good contentious experience.
Other requirements include a strong work ethic, have an excellent and confident telephone manner, highly developed communication and interpersonal skills, and an ability to work with minimum supervision.Candidates will be a Paralegal with good working knowledge and experience of Court procedures and the litigation process in Court.
 
Salary dependent upon experience
         
               
               

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Conveyancing Paralegal Permanent, Northampton Northamptonshire

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £18k - 24k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023080
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Conveyancing Paralegal


A Conveyancing Paralegal with previous experience in Residential Property is required by a conveyancing team in a Northampton law firm.


The Firm
Recognised by legal commentators in various directories for their legal advice in a wide area of law. The firm provides support and advice to clients on a regional and national basis in both personal and business law.


The Role
This is an exciting opportunity and the successful Conveyancing Paralegal will be managing a case load, under the supervision of a team leader,
 
This is a full and busy role and will include the following:
 
·Supporting the Team Leader;
·Managing your own caseload under supervision;
·Title checking, raising and reviewing enquires and reporting;
·Ordering and checking and reporting upon routine property searches;
·Checking mortgage offers;
·Dealing directly with clients, estate agents and lenders;
·Helping out other members of the team whenever possible;


The Candidate
Proven Residential Conveyancing experience and the ability to work within a busy team are essential.
Proven experience of working within a busy residential property team and have full knowledge of dealing with sale, purchase, re-mortgage and transfer of equity matters, including new build and leasehold.
Excellent business development skills are desirable as well as strong organisational skills and an ability to work with minimal supervision.  
 
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Paralegal Permanent, Reading Berkshire

Paralegal, Family £23k - 28k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023096
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Family Paralegal
 
A Reading law firm wishes to appoint an experienced Family Paralegal to join their privately funded Family team.
 
The Firm
A long established Thames Valley law firm with a strong reputation for their family legal services amongst other legal services they provide to individuals and business clients.
 
The Role
The Family Paralegal will provide support to Solicitors, Legal Executives and a Partner dealing with privately funded family law to include divorce, separation, pre-nuptials, financial settlements and children law files. The work will also include collating trial bundles, completing Court documents and liaising with clients.
 
The Candidate
The successful Family Paralegal will also have the ability to work as part of a team is essential together with excellent communication and organisational skills. Experience in using a case management system is desirable. Previous Family law experience of at least 12 months' essential.
 
Salary dependent upon experience
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Conveyancing Paralegal Permanent, Newbury Berkshire

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £22k - 27k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023046
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Conveyancing Assistant
 
This well established regional law firm wishes to appoint a conveyancing paralegal to join their busy office in Berkshire, commutable from Newbury and Reading.
 
The Firm
A legal practice with a long history as a traditional law firm providing a full compliment of legal services to clients along the M4 corridor. The services include Dispute Resolution, Insolvency, Company Commercial, Corporate, Employment, Private Client, Commercial Property, Residential Property and Family Law.
 
The Role
The successful conveyancing paralega will support the conveyancing team on all aspects of exchange and post completion matters as well as run your own files.  The successful conveyancing paralegal will be required to  maintain excellent standards of work, achieving set targets.
 
The Candidate
The ability to work as part of a team is essential together with excellent communication and organisational skills. Experience in using a case management system is desirable but conveyancing processes essential. Salary to £27,500.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Paralegal Permanent, Southampton Hampshire

Paralegal, Family Negotiable

Job Ref: JO0000023070
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Family Paralegal
 
A Family Paralegal is required by an established Family law team within a Southampton law firm. the Family Paralegal will be responsible for running a full case load of family files.
 
The Firm
A Southampton Law firm with a long heritage in the City and a good reputation for treating their employees in the highest esteem. Recognised in the legal directories for their experience, quality and proactive management they provide excellent support and training.
 
The Role
The Family Paralegal will manage a full case load involving divorce, separation, domestic abuse and children care matters including access, adoption, guardianship.. The clients are both private and publicly funded requiring the completion of court documentation, collating trial bundles and representation at hearings.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Family Paralegal with previous experience in Family law together with advocacy experience will be required. Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Residential Conveyancing Paralegal Permanent, Fareham Hampshire

Paralegal, Residential Property/Conveyancing £20k - 25k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023073
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Residential Conveyancing Paralegal
 
A Fareham office of an award winning Hampshire Law firm require a Residential Conveyancing Paralegal to join their busy Residential Conveyancing Team.
 
The Firm
A multi office regional law firm employing over 100 staff across a number of offices. The firm has a very loyal client base providing the sound base for organic growth. They pride themselves on providing a quality service, reflected by the awards received, and offer legal advice across a wide range of legal disciplines to businesses and individuals.
 
The Role
The Residential Conveyancing Paralegal will undertaken extensive file administration to include: dealing with the return of client's initial instruction, all compliance requirements and checks, prepare contract documentation,, undertake property searches, dealing with exchanges of contract, make SDLT applications.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Conveyancing Paralegal with at least 1 year experience in dealing with residential post conveyancing matters. Essentially, the successful Residential Conveyancing Paralegal will be very well organised.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Paralegal Permanent, Northamptonshire Northamptonshire

Paralegal, Commercial Property £25k - 32k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023088
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Commercial Property Paralegal
 
This commercial property solicitor role offers a fantastic opportunity to work with very high quality work as part of one of the leading commercial property teams based in Northamptonshire.
 
 
The Firm
A highly successful private practice law firm with a long list of national organisations, companies and public authorities as clients providing very high quality of work. The Commercial Property Department are recognised as a leading force in the region for advising clients with astute commercial awareness and employing a broad range of specialist knowledge including property finance, development work, sales, purchases and investment property.
 
The Role
 
The commercial property paralegal will be responsible for managing a case load of file to include commercial property involving landlord and tenant, sales and purchase, reviewing and drafting commercial leases and property acquisitions/disposals.
 
The Candidate
It is essential that as a commercial property paralegal you have experience of working in property law.
Excellent numeracy, ability to work to given financial and time targets with a good attention to detail and holding an  excellent academic record.
Salary dependent upon experience.
 

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Corporate Paralegal Permanent, Taunton Somerset

Paralegal, Corporate £20k - 30k per year

Job Ref: JO0000022961
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Corporate Paralegal
 
A busy private practice in Taunton, Somerset have a requirement for an experienced Corporate Paralegal to join a Corporate department.
 
The firm
The private practice has very well established roots in the region and employ a wealth of talented staff. They enjoy an excellent reputation for delivering quality legal services to clients.
 
The role
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Corporate Paralegal to  provide support to Corporate Solicitors dealing with mergers and acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures and management buyouts. the role will require reviewing and drafting contracts, undertaking due diligence, drafting terms and conditions, drafting shareholder agreements and service agreements.
 
The Candidate
A  highly competent and experienced Corporate Paralegal with at least 2 years Corporate law experience gained in private practice. The successful candidate must be self motivated with excellent written and verbal communications skills.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Family Paralegal Permanent, Salisbury Wiltshire

Paralegal, Family £20k - 25k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023097
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Family Paralegal
 
A Family Paralegal is required by a Salisbury law firm to join a their Family team to provide support to fee earners including secretarial support, preparing trial bundles for hearings .
 
The Firm
A private practice with a successful track record and reputation for providing high quality legal services to local, regional and national clients. The firm employ some very experienced and highly talented lawyers recognised by legal directories.
 
The Role
The Family Paralegal will join a Family team dealing with all aspects of privately funded Family law to include divorce, separation, financial settlements, pre-nuptials and children law. The role will provide secretarial support including typing, preparing bundles for hearings, completing and submitting Court documentations, diary management, opening and closing files.
 
 
The Candidate
A Family Paralegal with experience as a legal secretary or paralegal, preferably gained in private practice in Family law.
 
Salary dependent upon experience.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Assistant Claims Handler Permanent, Central London International

Paralegal, Clinical/Medical Negligence £25k - 32k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023062
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Assistant Claims Handler
 
A London office of a leading law firm requires an Assistant Claims Handler, someone with a genuine interest in Healthcare claims within a top 100 law firm offering excellent career prospects.
 
The Firm
A top 100 law firm employing over 400 fee earners and providing legal advice to both private and public sector clients throughout the UK.
 
The Role
The Assistant Claims Handler will support Claims Handlers dealing with clinical negligence and healthcare claims. The work involves collating data, dealing with disclosure of medical records, liaising with the NHS Claims Managers, preparing clinical claim reporting forms and providing administration support.
 
The Candidate
The Assistant Claims Handler with be educated to degree level or equivalent with experience of previous claims handling experience or handling of claims medical or insurance. Strong administration skills are essential as well as being proactive, self motivated and well organised.
 
Salary from £25,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Legal Assistant Permanent, Winchester Hampshire

Paralegal, Commercial Property £28k - 35k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023063
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Commercial Property Legal Assistant
 
A Commercial Property Legal Assistant who many be a very experienced Paralegal or Legal Executive  is required to support a senior Fee Earner in a Winchester law firm.
 
The Firm
The firm has a wealth of legal talent who enjoy very high quality work including many London clients.
 
The Role
The Commercial Property Legal Assistant will work full time 9 to 5.30 (1 hour for lunch) supporting a Senior Fee Earner in Commercial Property providing support by undertaking online searches, land registry applications and SDLT returns., liaising with clients, solicitors, estate agents, lenders and other organisations.
 
The Candidate
An experienced Commercial Property Legal Assistant with at least 5+ years' experience in dealing with commercial property matters as a Paralegal, Legal Executive or Legal Assistant. Strong communication skills with excellent knowledge of MS Excel.
 
Highly competitive salary.

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


Commercial Property Paralegal Permanent, Bristol Bristol

Paralegal, Commercial Property £30k - 45k per year

Job Ref: JO0000023114
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Commercial Property Paralegal
 
An experienced Commercial Property Paralegal with at least 2 years' experience or a recently qualified Solicitor is required by a leading Bristol Law Firm.
 
The Firm
 
Award winning law firm with multiple offices and national coverage with a long and successful history. The firm takes employee welfare to the forefront of it's business and offers an outstanding working environment and employee benefits.
 
The Role
 
The Commercial Property Paralegal will be responsible for;
 
Confidently handling own case load with particular emphasis on your specialist field to service the company's clients;
Managing and taking responsibility for your own files and making effective use of the company's case management system;
Showing a sound understanding and technical knowledge of the principles and issues in your area of expertise and property law generally;
Maintaining and improving existing client relations;
Managing expectations of clients and effectively dealing with any complaints that arise as in line with company policy;
Effective communication with clients;
Occasional marketing and attendance at networking events.
 
All aspects of real estate acquisitions and disposals;
Commercial Landlord and Tenant work.
 
The Candidate
 
At least 2 years' relevant experience (which may be as a paralegal or trainee);
Self-sufficient whilst also having the necessary qualities to work as part of a team;
Strong technical skills and knowledge;
Possess excellent problem solving, organisational and verbal/written communication skills;
Competent at using a case management system;
The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines and targets;
Fully IT literate.
 
Salary to £45,000

To apply please email consultants@gristlegal.co.uk


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