Private Client Legal Assistant
Private Client Legal AssistantJob Reference: ASH-10-0808-6
Job Position: Legal Assistant; Paralegal
Practice Area: Private Client; Wills & Probate
Job Type: Permanent: Full-time
Location: Yeovil, Somerset
Salary: Circa £22-23k DOE + excellent benefits
An exciting opportunity for an experienced legal secretary / legal assistant / paralegal to join a UK top 200 law firm based in their Yeovil office.
The role entails supporting a Fee Earner in the Probate, Tax and Trusts Team with the full spectrum of Private Client matters, including Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning, Probate, Inheritance Tax, Court of Protection and Lasting Powers of Attorney. You will be trained and supported with your work to help build your knowledge and experience with a view for you to take on matters of your own. There is scope for progression and there are clear career paths defined.
The role is suitable for an individual possessing a good grounding in supporting Private Client Fee Earners and who is not afraid to ask questions to learn more. You will have, as a minimum, 6 months experience in a busy Private Client department and you know this is the area of law you wish to build your career in.
The firm is an award-winning UK top 200 law firm with offices throughout Dorset, Somerset and London. The firm has realised an unprecedented growth in the last few years and continues to go from strength to strength.
For further information and to register your interest for this position, please apply below or contact Sofie Scott on 01202 797518 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
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