Steel & Shamash is a well-established friendly professional firm only two minutes from Waterloo Station. Our firm has served the residents and business community in the Waterloo area since 1981. An expanding practice, we have 6 Partners, and over 20 fee earners, offering a wide range of legal services. We represent a diverse range of clients and many of our referrals come from existing clients, and other professionals. We provide our clients with a service that is both professional and personal. We take pride in having an excellent reputation for providing the highest quality legal advice. We are recommended in both Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 directories across a number of departments.
We are seeking a Paralegal to provide support within the Children and Court of Protection departments. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing first class administrative support to the teams, including drafting documents/forms, dealing directly with clients and general correspondence. The candidate will be highly motivated and professional and able to work independently so as to instill confidence among teams of highly experienced solicitors doing complex and sensitive work.
A good academic background with the LPC is essential. Previous experience in Legal Aid work is an advantage. 12 month fixed term contract with a view to an offer of a training contract.
Start Date: As soon as possible.
Closing Date for Applications: 15 June 2016
Please apply to our Practice Manager, Ms Pamela Pillay-Sylvester for a Recruitment Pack – Pamela.PSylvester@steelandshamash.co.uk
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