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    Paralegal - Family / Crime - Training Contract Opportunity

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Family/ Matrimonial
  • Location: Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
  • Salary: £15500 - £19000 per annum
  • Date posted: 17/06/2019
  • Job reference: 39445_1560767534

Paralegal - Family & Crime

Tyne & Wear

Salary Negotiable

My client is a leading North East Based law firm. They have an established history of over 20 years and an excellent reputation for offering high quality service both locally as well as nationally. They are seeking to appoint an ambitious Paralegal to join their Family and criminal teams

The Role

To Assist both Fee Earners and Partners on cases, this will include drafting of documents and research. You will be involved with a varied caseload of Family and Criminal matters which will include but not limited to;

  • Divorce and Finances
  • Domestic Violence and Injunctions
  • Children Law including child protection and social services
  • Cohabitation disputes
  • Police Station Visits

The Candidate

In order to be considered for this role candidates will:

  • Have a law degree (LLB or LLM/MLAW)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to work to strict billing targets
  • Have the proven ability to adhere to SRA regulation

The client is looking to offer a training contract after 6 months of employment with them.

If this is a role that sounds of interest to you, please send your CV across to Simon at Clayton Legal on the link provided or alternatively call Clayton Legal to enquire about other opportunities. Please ensure before applying you have the prerequisite experience outlined above.

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