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Laura-Kate Davies

Laura-Kate Davies

Senior Consultant

07731525692
laurakate@thorntonlegal.co.uk

Dispute Resolution/ Debt Recovery Paralegal

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Reference:LKDS1811

Location:Chester

Salary:£20000 - £25000 per annum

Type:Permanent Role

Benefits:excellent benefits

Sector:Private Practice

Posted:18th November 2021

Vacancy Details

A leading Chester based law firm is seeking an experienced Dispute Resolution/ Debt Recovery Paralegal to join their well regarded Dispute Resolution team.

The Role:

You will be carrying out fee earning work under supervision within the Dispute Resolution team. Matters will include banking claims, contract and misrepresentation disputes, injunctions, property disputes, professional negligence and wills and estates disputes.

You will deal with a variety of tasks including -

  • Working on court documents and bundles
  • Dealing with new instructions
  • Attending meetings and court hearings and taking detailed notes
  • Providing updates to clients, taking telephone calls, composing and sending letters
  • Making requests for information and carrying out enquiries to progress the case
  • Sending standard letters
  • Raising bills and dealing with accounts matters
  • General administrative tasks


The Ideal Candidate:

You will ideally have 1 year+ experience within a Dispute Resolution/ Debt Recovery role.
Law degree/ Cilex or equivalent
LPC or working towards would be an advantage
Excellent IT skills
Excellent communicator by telephone, face to face and in writing
Excellent client care and communication skills
Well organised
Team player

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is in the region of 20,000 - 25,000, together with excellent benefits.
Fantastic training and career development opportunities.
Full time permanent position

Please click 'apply'. Don't worry if you don't have an up to date cv. Get in touch with Laura-Kate Davies directly to get the ball rolling.

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