Family Law Paralegal

Exeter – £22,000 - £25,000

Family Law Paralegal, Exeter 

This is a superb Family Law opportunity in the Exeter area.

You :

You will be an ambitious Family Law Paralegal with previous experience looking for your next challenge having made an impact elsewhere in your career.

You'll be organised, accurate, proactive and committed to meeting deadlines whilst remaining calm under pressure and maintaining attention to detail, excellent telephone, interpersonal and communication skills and a focus on exceptional client care.
Ideally you will have experience of legal aid costing and the processes involving, including the use of the Legal Aid Agency’s CCMS system.

The firm :

You'll be joining an award winning mullti-service firm that has an established presence in the region and also has national clients. The firm likes to attract and retain talented people, has a community focus and feels they are a force for good ! They are ranked as one of the 100 Best Companies to work for in the UK. A people centred firm.

Benefits :

As well as a very competitive salary and tremendous perks and benefits , there is a clear opportunity for someone here to progress in the medium term. generous annual leave entitlement, private medical insurance, group life assurance, access to a comprehensive range of wellbeing support and three additional days’ paid leave to support good causes. Company wide profit sharing in bonuses.

The role :

You will support the partners and other solicitors in the specialist Children’s team to provide a top-rated service to its clients.

This will include attending client meetings and court hearings both in person and remotely, preparing court documents and letters, assisting in the management of client files and undertaking case research.

You will assist with the costing of legal aid files and the costing processes to include liaising with the Legal Aid Agency and cost draftsmen.

Sounds interesting ? Approach us with your CV in total confidence for more on this and other excellent opportunities.

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Dante Friend

Senior Recruitment Consultant
0117 284 2120

dante@douglas-scott.co.uk

Dante is a vastly experienced consultant who first joined Douglas Scott in 2011. Having spent nearly a decade covering Midlands recruitment Dante now oversees Hampshire and Dorset and other areas of the south coast and south west. Dante offers a highly professional service, tailored to suit the individual needs of all his clients and applicants and will always find the best and most suitable solution for your own personal circumstances. Dante recruits for all levels of firm  city, large regional, Legal 500 or high street.


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Job Spec:

  • Area of Law: Family Law
  • Type: Paralegal
  • Salary: £22,000 - £25,000
  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Exeter
  • Reference: DF76672