Legal Assistant

We require an experienced Legal Assistant / Secretary to join the litigation department within a forward thinking law firm.

SALARY: £18,000 - £21,000

BENEFITS:
· 20 days holiday (rising to 25 days in accordance with policy)
· BUPA Private Health (after 6 months completed service)
· 3% pension contribution
· Employee Assistance Programme
· Income Protection Scheme
· Death in Service Benefits
· Perkbox

LOCATION: Milton Keynes, Wolverton, Bletchley, Leighton Buzzard, Toddington, Newport Pagnell, Towcester, Silverstone, Bedford, Northampton , Houghton Regis

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Milton Keynes,

JOB SPECIFICATION: Legal Assistant

This Legal Assistant role will appeal to you if you are keen to be apart of a firm that provide great opportunities and encourage personal growth in a relaxed, down to earth, yet professional environment.

Ideally you will have previous experience as a PA/ Legal Secretary within a Commercial Litigation Department. This is experience will put you in good stead as we require a self starter who can complete the following tasks;
·Diary Management and liaison with clients
·Drafting simple correspondence unsupervised
·Confidently produce legal documents and correspondence as provided by Solicitors
·Confidently manage accounts associated with client files


REQUIREMENTS: Legal Assistant

We would love to hear from you if you have experience of working with cases involving insolvency and property litigation along with the following;
·Knowledge of the Civil Procedure Rules and court forms
·Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build rapport with both colleagues and clients
·Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
·Ability to respect confidentiality of work carries out by Principles

THE COMPANY:

A commercial Law firm with state they are different to the 90% of Law firms who sound the same. They focus on meeting clients needs without over complicating things by cutting through jargon.

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: PA, Legal Secretary, Junior PA's, Administration Assistants, Legal Assistant, Litigation Assistant


INTERESTED? Please apply to our consultant Lauren Lloyd quoting Legal Assistant and reference LL15549 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683325 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.