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We are looking for a litigation paralegal to join the team based at our Aylesbury office.  You will be supporting the litigation team, and will be assisting with a mixed caseload. The team is headed by George Smith. As the ideal candidate, you will have prior experience in the legal profession. Energy, enthusiasm and self-motivation are key.  The role will require flexibility and drive as growth and performance are key goals of the unit Key Skills
  • Be ambitious and results driven
  • Have a flexible approach and be able to work under pressure
  • Have excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Be personable and professional
  • Effective and confident communicator
  • IT proficient
  • Experience in the use of case management systems preferred but not essential as training is available
  • Dispute resolution experience advantageous but not essential
Duties include but are not limited to:
  • Take initial telephone calls and instructions
  • Draft Letters of Claim
  • Issue and defend proceedings
  • Enforce Judgments
  • Drafting advice and documentation
  • File management and maintenance
  • Preparation of court bundles and briefs
  • Research
  • Any other ad hoc duties when required.