Our Legal Services division is expanding rapidly to respond to high levels of demand and we have an exciting new opportunity for a Legal Assistant in our Portsmouth office.   Reporting to the Head of Legal Services and working alongside our Company Secretarial Assistant your case load will be varied and your key responsibilities will be:

  • administration and practice management;
  • document production and drafting;
  • assisting with transactions including collating due diligence and disclosure documentation;
  • supporting our wills and private client services team;
  • assisting with our in-house and client company secretarial services.

Knowledge & Experience:

  • minimum of 1 years’ experience working as a Paralegal / Legal Assistant in a law firm
  • a degree in law / CiLEX qualification is advantageous but not essential
  • commercial law experience is advantageous but not essential
  • excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • team player with a strong work ethic and drive
  • highly personable with excellent communication skills and presentation

 Package:

  • competitive market rate salary
  • pension scheme
  • life assurance
  • 23 days annual leave (exc BH) – increasing by one day per year up to a maximum of 28 days
  • opportunity to purchase additional holiday days
  • free car parking
  • access to our corporate reward scheme
  • employee Assistance Programme
  • opportunity to develop your skills and progress within the Firm
  • relaxed and friendly working environment

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