Family Law Group is a leading firm of family law Solicitors specialising in all areas of family law including divorce & separation, child arrangements, care proceedings, matrimonial finance & property, cohabitation disputes, mediation, collaborative law, forced marriage and domestic abuse injunctions.
A vacancy has arisen for a highly experienced childcare paralegal to join the children’s department at our Derby or Nottingham office. This role will involve providing client and solicitor support within the childcare team, attending on clients, submitting applications for Legal Aid, drafting legal documents (for example Part 25’s and Statements) and completing direct casework.
The role involves other necessary tasks to aid in the progression and management of client cases, including an excellent telephone manner, diarising important upcoming dates, filing, checking post and preparation of files for archive.
The ideal candidate will have extensive experience of supporting solicitors in the day-to-day management of their work. Good communication skills and excellent clerical and administration skills are essential.
In return you will be joining an exceptional team and a firm that has clear values and principles in place to work as a team to enable its lawyers to achieve the best possible outcomes for their clients.
You will be joining a team that is headed up by some of the leading lawyers in this specialist area of family law.