Legal Assistant, Family & Relationships
Chester.

Love organising and working within a team where you are the go-to person? This could be the role you’ve been looking for! Our family team is growing. We are looking for a dedicated legal assistant or senior legal assistant to support our team of experts.

About the role

#1

Some of your responsibilities will include:

  • Making sure our gold-level service standards are delivered consistently and proactively every client, every time.
  • Proactively liaising with clients to keep them updated on their cases at all times, acting as first point of contact for the team.
  • Dealing with all family law related administration, both electronically and in paper format.
  • Liaising with courts, experts and other third parties.
  • Managing diaries and organising remote / in-person appointments
  • Taking point for client letters including bills, drafting updates and checking dictated letters for accuracy.
  • Opening and closing client files on the case management system.
  • Scanning, copying, archiving documents and preparing large court bundles.

Some of your responsibilities will include:

  • Making sure our gold-level service standards are delivered consistently and proactively every client, every time.
  • Proactively liaising with clients to keep them updated on their cases at all times, acting as first point of contact for the team.
  • Dealing with all family law related administration, both electronically and in paper format.
  • Liaising with courts, experts and other third parties.
  • Managing diaries and organising remote / in-person appointments
  • Taking point for client letters including bills, drafting updates and checking dictated letters for accuracy.
  • Opening and closing client files on the case management system.
  • Scanning, copying, archiving documents and preparing large court bundles.

#2

We’re looking for someone with great people skills who has previous legal administration, assistant or paralegal experience. Previous family law experience is ideal!

You’ll be a fantastic communicator who thrives on doing a good job for your clients and your team. IT skills / case management experience are important too.

Our friendly team have lots of experience and knowledge to share, so you’ll always feel well supported, as well as appreciated!

We’re looking for someone with great people skills who has previous legal administration, assistant or paralegal experience. Previous family law experience is ideal!

You’ll be a fantastic communicator who thrives on doing a good job for your clients and your team. IT skills / case management experience are important too.

Our friendly team have lots of experience and knowledge to share, so you’ll always feel well supported, as well as appreciated!

#3

Fresh beginning?

HM Legal is expanding.

If this role is not for you, why not see if any of our other roles suit? Or get in touch anyway and we can tell you about up and coming opportunities before they are advertised. We are on a journey to do law differently so if you are looking for something fresh with a healthy work-life balance, please get in touch. Take the next step and have a confidential chat with Jenny, our Head of Talent and Engagement.

Fresh beginning?

HM Legal is expanding.

If this role is not for you, why not see if any of our other roles suit? Or get in touch anyway and we can tell you about up and coming opportunities before they are advertised. We are on a journey to do law differently so if you are looking for something fresh with a healthy work-life balance, please get in touch. Take the next step and have a confidential chat with Jenny, our Head of Talent and Engagement.

Our benefits

Here’s a selection of what’s on offer. Part of our commitment to making lives better is supporting you to reach your career objectives — whatever they may be. Appreciation, reward and respecting your work-life balance comes as standard.

  • Generous employee referral programme
  • Profit-share scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Hybrid-working model for over 80% of our roles
  • Enhanced annual and family friendly leave and your birthday off!
  • Early dart Fridays
  • Training programmes tailored to support your goals
  • Progression and promotion opportunities
  • Professional qualification and study-leave support

  • Dress for your day
  • Regular socials and charity events
  • Mental Health First Aiders and wellbeing support
  • Values-based recognition and reward scheme
  • Long-service awards
  • How to Wow customer experience awards

LET’S TALK

Contact us for a confidential chat

If you want to find out more about this role, or any other vacancy please talk to Jenny in confidence. We’re expanding and looking for people at all levels, with varying skills and experience to join our team.

Email recruitment@law.uk.com or call Jenny on Mobile 07818 576782.