Miles & Partners (London)- Administrative Assistant

Miles & Partners are recruiting Administrative Assistants to work in our Family and Court of Protection Teams.

 

We are a highly regarded firm of solicitors ranked in Legal 500 and Chambers and have been listed in The Times Top 200 Law Firms for 3 years running.  We are based in London E1 near Liverpool Street and The Cloud. Our clients are all over the World.  Check out our website to see what they say about us https://milesandpartners.com/about/testimonials/

 

We are looking for bright law graduates with a professional outlook to join our team as an Admin Assistant providing paralegal support to our busy Family and Court of Protection specialists and will suit law graduates looking forward to or engaged in BPTC/ LPC studies or those considering taking the new SQE route to becoming a solicitor in the future.

 

Experience of working in a busy legal environment with Legal Aid and CCMS will be an advantage but is not essential.  The successful applicants will have a positive outlook, good communication skills, numeracy and IT skills, a willingness to learn and accept responsibility, enthusiasm, commitment and the ability to work well in a team.  

 

The role will be to assist the designated Team under supervision to include specific items of  administration , telephone attendances, administration of costs to include taxation / costing procedure and claiming payment from the Legal Aid Agency, research, liaising with the Legal Aid Agency, diarising court orders, taking new matter calls, assisting with drafting CCMS applications and amendments (and ensuring they’re signed and stored correctly), liaising with counsels’ clerks, experts and the court, preparing bundles and greet and help customers when they enter the office.

 

Initial contracts will be for a 12 month fixed term with the possibility for extending at the end of the term.  * 20 days annual leave in 1st year increasing with length of service.

Salary- £21,500.00

Initial contracts will be for a 12 month fixed term with the possibility for extending at the end of the term. 

Application- Apply by email to Phil Walsh at pw@milesandpartners.com attaching covering letter and cv.

Deadline- 29th November 2021