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Family Legal Assistant

Redditch, Hereford and Worcester, West Midlands, England

£25000 per annum


Elevate your career within the realm of family law by embracing a pivotal role as a Family Legal Assistant in a highly regarded national law firm. This position offers a chance to delve into the intricacies of private family matters, providing essential support to a dedicated legal team renowned for their expertise and compassionate approach.

- Competitive salary with performance-related bonuses
- Comprehensive benefits package
- Supportive work environment with emphasis on professional growth
- Access to ongoing training and development programmes
- Generous holiday allowance

The chosen candidate will play an integral part in managing a diverse caseload, assisting solicitors in preparing for hearings, and ensuring clients receive the highest standard of service. The role demands meticulous attention to detail and the ability to handle sensitive information with discretion. The successful applicant will be instrumental in drafting legal documents, liaising with clients, and conducting legal research, all while maintaining the strictest confidentiality.

Skills & Experience:
- Proven experience as a legal assistant or paralegal, preferably within family law
- Familiarity with legal procedures and protocols related to divorce and private family matters
- Exceptional organisational skills, with the capacity to prioritise tasks effectively
- Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, are essential
- Proficiency in using legal case management systems and standard office software
- A minimum of a relevant legal qualification (e.g., LPC, CILEx) is highly desirable

The firm is seeking a candidate who is not only technically proficient but also empathetic and resilient, capable of providing support to clients during challenging times. If you are ready to contribute to a dynamic legal team and make a meaningful impact in the lives of individuals navigating personal legal matters, this role is tailored for you.

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your suitability for the role to or call 0121 728 8939.

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