As a growing law firm, we are seeking experienced, passionate Family Law Paralegals. You will aspire to work in publicly funded Family Law and have previously worked as a Family caseworker or Paralegal
Working under the supervision of a Supervising Solicitor, you will deliver a high standard of client care, concentrating on publicly funded matters, predominantly domestic abuse and including private children law, public children law.
You will assess the merits of your clients case, calculate their eligibility for legal aid and process their funding application as well as take witness statements, drafting documents and making preparations for court. There may also be the opportunity to undertake advocacy.
You will have previously worked as Family Caseworker or Paralegal and be experienced in preparing non molestation orders and/or processing legal aid applications, possibly in care work.
You can work comfortably in a very fast paced environment, dealing with matters of a very sensitive and sometimes distressing nature. You carry out work accurately and meet deadlines with ease.
You are looking to establish yourself within a firm who will support your long term career development in Family Law.