Legal Assistant

Legal Assistant Leeds, England

Ramsdens Solicitors LLP
Full Time Leeds, England 18903 - 24000 GBP ANNUAL Today
Job description

We are looking for a paralegal/legal assistant for our busy PI and Abuse Department based in Leeds.

We are looking for someone who can apply themselves to assist with a busy case load. Ramsdens are committed to the progression of our staff, and this is a fantastic opportunity to start a long term career with the firm.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting fee earners with case progression and helping them manage their caseloads by dealing with specific delegated tasks.
  • Preparing Hearing and Trial bundles
  • Drafting documents including instructions to counsel
  • Dealing with new telephone enquiries.
  • Dealing with correspondence and liaising directly with clients and third parties.
  • Attend to clients, both in person and on the telephone, to provide support in a professional and friendly manner in keeping with the firm’s standards for client care.
  • Ensuring compliance with quality control procedures for all matters within your control.
  • Keeping abreast of changes in legislation and other regulatory aspects by attending training provided.
  • Legal research

Personal Specifications

  • Ability to prioritise work effectively and meet deadlines.
  • Strong organisational and administrative skills.
  • Ability to show empathy, be confident, patient and understanding
  • Good communication skills - both oral and written.
  • Some legal work experience is desirable

The successful candidate will enjoy a busy hands-on support role. You will be a conscientious, proactive and a thorough team player who takes pride in delivering quality work.

Salary will be competitive and dependent on experience, and the firm offers a benefits package, as well as realistic opportunities for development and progression.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Company pension


  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • ls1 2ry: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Work Location: In person

Reference ID:

Legal Assistant
Ramsdens Solicitors LLP
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
$5 to $25 million (USD)
51 to 200 Employees
Company - Private
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