Full time contract
Salary – £25,000

4 Paper Buildings are looking to recruit a full time legal assistant.

This position in chambers and has been established to assist barristers with legal research and case preparation.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a minimum of one years experience in Family Law having ideally worked as a paralegal or legal researcher/assistant for a family law firm or barrister’s chambers.
  • Have a law degree (LLB or BA or equivalent) or other undergraduate degree plus law conversion (GDL or equivalent).
  • Have outstanding communication skills
  • Work well as part of a team and on your own initiative
  • Be proactive, professional and detail orientated.
  • Have advanced Microsoft Office Skills – Word (minute-taking, compiling written statements), using Excel spreadsheets and creating PowerPoint Presentations
  • Legal Research Skills – using online and offline resources (e.g. locating case law)

To apply, please email your CV, covering letter and a completed Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form to recruitment@4pb.com

Closing date Friday 11th August 2017