We are recruiting a paralegal for our mental health team.
GT Stewart Solicitors and Advocates is a Legal 500 and Chambers UK recommended firm.
The successful candidate will support solicitors with casework and carry out administrative tasks as directed by members of the team. The role is based at our City of London office, which is short walk from Blackfriars or St Pauls Underground Station. It will involve travel to meet with clients at mental health units within and outside of London.
The successful candidate will have experience in taking instructions from clients, drafting letters, preparing instructions to experts, drafting briefs to counsel and preparing bundles.
They will have strong organisational and time management skills and excellent oral and written communication skills.
It is advantageous if candidates have already achieved membership of the Law Society’s Mental Health Accreditation Scheme, but not essential.
It is desirable for candidates to have some experience in working with clients with mental health difficulties and advantageous to have Court of Protection experience.
This is a permanent position with immediate start date.
Salary and benefits will be dependent on experience or potential of the candidate. Please send your CV and covering letter to: firstname.lastname@example.orgApply now