We currently have an exciting opportunity for a paralegal to join our specialist family department at our modern Wigan investment centre office. The role will require you to assist solicitors in the department in effective case management, including (but not exclusively) opening files, drafting pleadings, statements, instructions to counsel, letters of instruction, court applications and accompanying documents and correspondence; preparing bundles; undertaking legal help assessments; preparing funding documents and bills; progressing to-do/diary lists and requesting and filing relevant documents.
Stephensons is an award winning, top 150 law firm with a strong commitment to the future growth and development of the business. With an ambitious mind set, yet approachable and down to earth attitude, Stephensons provides an exciting place for long term career development and progression. Whilst we do look for highly motivated and driven individuals, we also have a strong commitment to work life balance and flexibility.
What’s on offer?
- Competitive salary and holiday entitlement
- Free parking
- Bonus scheme
- Childcare voucher scheme
- Holiday sale & purchase scheme
- Discounted gym membership
- Corporate private healthcare
- Season ticket travel/parking permit loans
- Cycle to work scheme
- Payroll giving scheme
- Social events
- Internal referral scheme
Please apply in writing with a CV and cover letter to our recruitment specialist Claire Mills: firstname.lastname@example.org