Private Client Paralegal

An exciting opportunity has presented itself in our busy highly accredited Private Client department at our Northampton office. We are looking for an experienced Paralegal or alternatively a Law Graduate. It would be preferable if the candidate had an ilex qualification, however this is not a perquisite. The role will consist of file management, client contact, dictation, post duties and diary management.

The successful candidate will be supporting the Private Client Partner and the department assisting team members as and when required. The position would suit someone who is approachable, flexible, confident, and accurate and has an eye for detail. Ideally the candidate should be used to dealing with a busy and varied workload with an ability to remain calm under pressure.

Key responsibilities will include:

Prepare document bundles

Prepare correspondence and documents from digital dictation. Bighand system.
Prepare and create client documentation.

File correspondence and relevant documentation retained in client files.
Manage the case management system.
Record and manage time and billing on behalf of the fee earner.

Qualifications required:

- Accurate typing speed
- At least intermediate+ of Word, Outlook, Excel
- Experience working in Private Client department/practice

  • Remuneration
  • The salary for the role will be commensurate with the successful candidates level of experience.
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • 4 x Death in service
  • All applications to emma.mcnally@franklins-sols.co.uk