Monday to Friday 9-5
11 month temporary assignment with a possible extension
£14.01 an hour
KEY TASKS - PARALEGAL SUPPORT
The purpose of the role is to provide effective and efficient administrative support to case holding. You will need to be well organised and able to take the initiative and work closely with others and have good oral and written communications skills. This particular role is providing support to an Inquiry and will include:
" Provide legal litigation support by corresponding with, clients, counsel, experts and witnesses in furtherance of preparation of witness statements as directed.
" Understand the CPR and carry out administrative functions under the rules when instructed by a lawyer/case holder
" Carry out simple investigations and research.
" Prepare instructions/briefs for Counsel
" File and serve witness statements with the Inquiry.
" Preparing draft witness statements and list of documents and exhibit tables.
" Photocopying and preparing bundles
" Prepare redactions to document under direction of lawyers.
" Maintaining electronic records in Case Management System
" Assist with the maintenance of core databases.
" Arranging meetings, making travel arrangements, taking minutes at team meetings
Paralegal experience is beneficial