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In House Litigation Assistant to £25k in Milton Keynes

New vacancy has arisen with a Milton Keynes company looking for a paralegal to assist in defending small claims and fast track matters. This is a finance company – debt purchase and recoveries – and you will be working in house.

Start date is asap.

In order to apply you will need to have experience of CPR (civil procedure rules) and ideally from the defendant angle. Salary levels negotiable and dependent on level of experience as follows:

1. Legal Administrative Support which will attract a salary of around £16,500 – and will involve dealing with case management systems and photocopying scanning etc.

2. Litigation Assistant salary is around £25k depending on experience – this is for someone who is familiar with county court case management – so witness statements, particulars of claim, defences and counterclaims etc. entirely for defended claims in SCT or fast track.

There is some flexibility with these roles in terms of experience, knowledge etc.

The company are also looking for temporary staff to cover the litigation role until they can recruit someone permanent.

Contact Jonathan Fagan at Ten-Percent Legal Recruitment – cv@ten-percent.co.uk – quote ref VAC 15566.

Jonathan Fagan

Jonathan Fagan LLM FIRP is Managing Director of Ten-Percent Legal Recruitment. He has been recruiting solicitors and legal support staff for law firms and in house legal departments for over 17 years and handles roles from junior fee earners through to partners and law firm sales/purchases. A non-practising solicitor on the Roll since 2000, he is also the author of a number of legal career books, which are available at www.legalcareercoaching.co.uk. You can contact Jonathan at cv@ten-percent.co.uk