Legal Assistant (leading to Paralegal)
Are you looking to kick start your legal career? Then this could well be the role for you.
So what's the job?
We currently have an opportunity to join our Leasehold Disputes Team (LDT) in our Newcastle office based on the Quayside. You will join as a Legal Assistant but, as soon as you successfully complete your
We're a transatlantic law firm, providing high-quality legal experience and outstanding personal service to a wide range of regional, national and international clients from 26 key locations across the United States and the United Kingdom.
So what will I be doing?
This role will see you providing legal services using a case management system for the collection of ground rent and service charge arrears. We act for some of the biggest Property Management Companies and Investment Companies in the UK. You'll maintain and proactively manage your own caseload with lots of training and support with our managing associate Yvonne Ramsay and the wider team.
What skills/academics are you looking for?
First and foremost you'll need legal qualifications. This role would suit an individual who holds a law degree or similar. You'll need to solve problems and make decisions on files, provide a fast and efficient turnaround of work and maintain an enthusiastic and flexible approach as well as the willingness to use your initiative in order to take responsibility for tasks. This role needs a high standard of