Junior Paralegal - Wills & Probate

Location Sheffield
Discipline: Legal
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££18000 - £20000 per annum
Contact name: Adam Perry

Contact email: adam.perry@craconsultants.com
Job ref: BBBH14596_1676649845
Published: about 1 month ago
Junior Paralegal - Wills and Probate
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000
Location: Sheffield City Centre
Contract: Full Time, Permanent

CRA Legal are a specialist legal recruiter, operating across Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. CRA works in partnership with reputable law firms with either local, national or international presence. We recruit at all levels from board, director and partnership level through to support staff.

Our client are a leading regional law firm with renowned legal professionals. Due to an expanding business, our client is looking to recruit a junior Paralegal within a Wills & Probate team.

Role Overview:

* Providing key business support to a busy, fast-paced and reputable Private Client department.
* Running and supporting with varied cases, from initial enquiry through to conclusion.
* Supporting with the ongoing client files
* Working directly with the Paralegals & Solicitors
* Assisting clients to draft their Wills and other legal documentation
* Setting up and updating client files via case management system
* Checking and uploading documents, ID and client packs
* Communicating with clients via phone and email
* Handling calls, providing updates on existing files and dealing with any other enquiries.
* Sending client feedback forms and questionnaires
* Ensuring vetting, compliance and file management expectations are upheld

Employee Benefits:

* 23 days holiday + bank holidays
* Matched pension contribution (5% employer, 5% employee)
* Christmas office closure
* Hybrid working when possible

Required Attributes:

* It is vital you have an interest in Wills & Probate (Private Client)
* You will need to be educated to a degree level

If this Paralegal vacancy is of interest, please submit your CV through the apply button. For further information, or if you have any questions prior to submitting your CV, please contact Adam Perry at CRA Consulting.

For additional information on how we can assist you with your next career move, visit the CRA Consulting Website at www.craconsultants.com.

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