Paralegal / Trainee Solicitor – Wills & Probates

Perm, £17 - 20K
Malvern
Apply for this job ref: HO398

Are you a junior legal professional? Are you looking for a new role in a Private Client department?

Our client, an established local business in Malvern, are entering an exciting new phase of growth, and is looking for a professional individual to join their team.

The Paralegal / Trainee Solicitor will be responsible for supporting the Head of Department, working on a caseload of private client requirements using their case management system.

The focus is on providing high standards of client care, with an emphasis on professionalism and having a pleasant demeanour. You will be providing client support for their existing client base through a combination of telephone, email, post and through in person meetings. You will also have to deal with email, letter, telephone and fax communications promptly.

Liaising with routine client enquiries and communications, whether requests for updates from clients or other solicitors, and maintaining file check lists will be required. You will also assist existing fee earners with research where required.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate an up to date knowledge or the law and practice, and have graduated with a Law Degree and gained between 1 and 3 years post qualification experience, and now be looking for either a change of firm or new role following further qualification.

The client are seeking someone with prior experience in Private Client law, working in a wills, probates and trusts position previously and now looking for a new role – candidates without prior experience will unfortunately not be considered as the client is not able to take further inexperienced trainees having filled their quota for this year.

This role is a permanent position to be based in the Malvern office, and the successful candidate will be employed on a full-time basis.

Full job descriptions and full details of the client will be provided to candidates shortlisted by Hooray.

Please provide a recent and relevant CV and we promise to get back to you.

*Hooray is acting as an agency on behalf of the client for this position.

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