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Private Client Paralegal - Walsall

THIS VACANCY IS NOW CLOSED. TO SUBMIT A SPECULATIVE APPLICATION, PLEASE EMAIL YOUR CV AND A COVERING NOTE TO NICKI WINDRIDGE - nickiwindridge@hcbgroup.com

 

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Paralegal to work alongside a Senior Associate Solicitor within our Private Client team in Walsall. Ideally, you will have a minimum of two years’ experience working within a similar role.

You will manage and assist on a caseload including wills, probate, LPA’s, Trusts, Court of Protection and inheritance tax planning. The successful candidate will be friendly with impeccable communication skills, be able to liaise with both colleagues and clients. You should be able to meet deadlines and work closely to targets; you should be flexible and able to use your own initiative.

Duties include:

  • Provide support with all Wills and Probate matters
  • Ability to draft a number of legal documents
  • Comfortable liaising with clients and Solicitors
  • Preparation of wills and Power of Attorneys
  • Simple probates under supervision of Line Manager
  • Maintenance of files and preparation of full attendance notes
  • Preparation of bills
  • Undertaking any reasonable instructions made by department heads or fee earners
  • Assistance with Departmental Marketing Initiatives
  • Time Recording in conjunction with Firm Policy


Hours:  Mon – Fri 09.00 – 17.15
Holiday: 25 days plus Bank Holidays
Salary: Dependent on experience 
 
To apply for the position, please send your CV to Nicki Windridge, HR Manager at nickiwindridge@hcbgroup.com