Advance your career within a prestigious provider of legal services, where you will gain valuable insight and experience to reach your full potential.
As a Paralegal within the trust and private wealth team, you will provide administration and legal support to Lawyers, Partners and clients.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual with previous experience of working in an office environment to join a law firm and receive training in this legal support role. This role can also potentially act as a stepping stone to becoming a qualified Lawyer.
Responsibilities will include:
Accurately setting up all new clients and maintaining client matters
Organising diaries, scheduling meetings and responding to telephone queries
Carrying out legal research and collating information
Creating and formatting legal documents and presentations
Developing a solid working knowledge of the law, legal terms, procedures and documentation
Experience and skills required:
Strong academic background – either educated to degree level, hold a legal conversation (LLB/GDL/LPC), or educated to A level standard (or equivalent) and be willing to study towards a professional legal qualification
Some understanding of the legal system
Ambitious and commercially driven
Ability to research analytically and produce written content
Previous Jersey legal experience, or experience working in a law firm would be an advantage, but is not essential
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.