Contentious Trusts & Probate Paralegal/Legal Exec or Solicitor

Lipson Lloyd Jones London
20 Aug 2016
13 Apr 2017
Contract Type
The Firm A highly regarded UK law firm. The Role An exciting opportunity for an experienced Paralegal/Legal Executive or Solicitor to join the Contentious Trusts and Probate team in the firm's Chichester office This role will involve carrying out case handling duties, research, preparation of documents and helping other fee earners to progress cases to a conclusion which could mean settlement, mediation or Court. You will also assist with the helpline calls into the team. You'll liaise regularly with a wide range of clients and professionals, both over the phone and in writing. Whether arranging meetings, seeking expert reports or simply chasing information, you'll need to show a sensitive and professional approach at all times. The Candidate Candidates must have proven experience in Contentious Trusts and Probate work. You'll be experienced in following set guidelines and processes, but with the ability and confidence to use your own judgement where required. You must have excellent client care, communication and IT skills and be attentive to detail and adapt well to new challenges. You will need to be experienced in multi-tasking and keeping to tight deadlines. Whilst planning and prioritising will be the key to your success, you'll also need to be flexible and quick to respond to requests at short notice. Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. We aim to respond to all applications within two working days. If we have not contacted you within this time frame your application has been unsuccessful and your details have not been retained. Please apply for any other positions that you may see in the future. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.