Family Paralegal

  • Location:

    Croydon, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Law Practice

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  • Contact:

    Matthew Heard

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Family Paralegal

£22,000 - £24,000

Croydon, Greater London

Our client is a multi-sited law firm, with offices in Croydon, Medway, Blackheath and Guildford. Their lawyers deliver a first-class service across all of their departments, with the emphasis on obtaining the most favourable outcome possible for their clients. The firm is now looking to boosts its well-known family department with a Paralegal.

What is the role

As a key member of this team, your role is to focus on childcare matters, providing support to a couple of Fee Earners in the department. The team currently consists of 15 Fee Earners, 7 Paralegals as well as other members of support staff.

Main responsibilities for this role are:

  • Attending to clients face-to-face and assisting via telephone and email
  • Assisting with casework
  • File management
  • Diary management
  • Use of case management system
  • Preparation/updating trial bundles

What you will need?

Minimum requirements:

  • Previous Paralegal/Legal Assistant experience in Family law is desirable but not essential
  • Experience using a case management system
  • Excellent communication skills
  • IT literate


If you would like to learn more about this opportunity or other opportunities in the market then contact Matthew Heard at or call for a confidential discussion on 02084642565 (office hours) or 07887523228 (out of office hours).

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