Job Advert: Donovan Newton

Donovan Newton Solicitors

We are a Midlands based firm specialising in Mental Health and Mental Capacity Law. Due to continued growth and expansion we have a vacancy for a Paralegal.

The role will entail:
• Assisting with casework;
• Attending clients, taking instructions, viewing medical records, and preparing cases;
• Dealing with correspondence;
• Maintaining accurate time costing;
• Ensuring compliance with file management.

Previous experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be offered. The successful candidate must have a full driving licence, own transport and a willingness to travel to the various hospitals and courts that we cover. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential and the successful candidate will be self-motivated with an ability to work alone and as part of a team. The majority of the work will be done remotely. Good IT skills will also be required.

Salary is dependent upon level of experience and qualifications. This is a full-time post but applicants seeking a part-time position will also be considered.

Interviews will take place at our office in Derby. For further information or to apply please contact Simon Newton at:


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