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Probate Paralegal (1239)

Ref: 1239

Cathedral Appointments has a fantastic opportunity for a Probate Paralegal to join a well-established leading law firm based in Exeter. The successful candidate will be an experienced Paralegal looking for a new challenge. You will ideally have Private Client/Probate experience but experience in other area of law may be considered, if you are passionate about pursuing your career in Probate. 

What will you be doing as a Probate Paralegal?

  • Working alongside Probate fee earners dealing with general administration
  • You will also conduct initial reviews of estate paperwork, draft initial letters, update estate accounts, assist with the preparation of grant applications, assist fee earners with the management of properties and collate beneficiary information
  • You will also liaise with clients and beneficiaries to keep them updated
  • You will deal with all incoming correspondence in a timely manner
  • You will respond to incoming enquiries by telephone and email and update files accordingly

Skills/Qualifications of a Probate Paralegal?

  • You will be an experienced Paralegal looking for a new challenge in Probate
  • Ideally, you will have a Law degree or equivalent
  • You will have strong communication skills and an ability to act professionally at all times
  • You will have the ability to work under pressure in a busy team
  • You will have excellent IT skills with an in-depth knowledge of MS Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • You will have great time management skills and organisational ability

The Benefits:

  • Competitive salary- up to £25,000 per annum DOE
  • Weekly lifestyle hour
  • 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays 
  • Cycle to work scheme

Ref: 9032

Recruitment Consultant: Sophia Damshenas