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Family Paralegal

Based in Taunton Somerset

No Agencies Please

Department: Family

We have an exciting opportunity in our Family Department.

We are looking for a Paralegal  with a minimum of 3 years’ experience of running their own case load who can work as part of a team or on their own, with minimal supervision.

Taunton Solicitors offers its staff a flexible approach to work with a balance of office and home working after completion of a satisfactory probationary period.


Key Requirements

Meeting with clients. Confirming instructions and advice to clients in writing. Conducting negotiations with other parties. Drafting court documents (including divorce applications, statements, case summaries, etc). Dealing with divorce, matrimonial finance and children issues, all subject to appropriate supervision.

 The Paralegal assists with case planning, development and management; legal research; interviewing clients; gathering facts and retrieving information; collating and drafting documents.

Successful applicants will have recent and consistent Family law experience within a legal environment and be able to use their initiative and work well, both unaided and as part of a team, although support and guidance will be provided.

 Please send your Covering letter and CV to [email protected]