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Date Added: Fri 07/01/2022

Paralegal (Conveyancing)

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
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Company: ADECCO

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £18000 - £20000/annum

Paralegal Conveyancing - Newcastle

I am delighted to be working with a Legal client who are seeking a Conveyancer Assistant to join their Conveyancing department in Newcastle.

The company have a long history of providing outstanding Legal advice to their clients and their office is warm, welcoming and friendly.

Salary:

18 - 20k

Daily Responsibilities:

Carry out office administration, including billing and writing letters
Organise diaries, schedule meetings and respond to telephone queries
Write first document drafts and proofread documents
Analyse and input data, write articles for internal or external circulation
Organise case files, attend court inquests, transcribe legal opinion and compile litigation bundles
Network with clients and build valuable relationships
Write reports, conduct legal research, take witness statements and attend meetings with experts or claimants - usually the duties of a more experienced paralegal.

Desirable Skills:

Excellent written and verbal communication skills
The ability to manage multiple tasks or caseloads
Good attention to detail to be able to carefully analyse files and data
Legal research skills and the desire to develop your understanding of the law
The ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines
Office administrative skills for tasks such as filing, typing and letter writing
Good teamwork skills particularly when working with other departments to complete your tasks
Flexibility and adaptability in your attitude and approach to work
A flexible and adaptable approach to your work
Business acumen and an understanding of the clients' needs
Professionalism when working with colleagues, senior partners, experts and clients
Legal database certifications, such as LexisNexis or Westlaw, are very useful
Additional language skills - not essential but are an advantage.

Qualifications:

The client do prefer candidates with a Law degree and practical Legal experience.

Please get in contact for further information.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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