We are recruiting for a paralegal to be a part of the South West’s leading and largest specialist Family Law firm based in Exeter.

Are you an experienced and dedicated Family Law Paralegal or Legal PA looking for an exciting new opportunity?

Would like a fulfilling role in a multi award winning specialist family law firm?

We have the perfect role for you.  We are looking for a skilled and compassionate Family Law Paralegal or Legal PA to join our friendly team in our Exeter Office. The role is in the Children, Abduction and Domestic Abuse team.  Experience in these areas of law a distinct advantage as well as a good working knowledge of Legal Aid and CCMS.

About The Role

Our paralegals play a key role supporting our children team and our clients.  You will organise and maintain case files, assist in the drafting of letters and documents, communicate effectively with clients and third parties, process Legal Aid Applications and attend Court to support clients when required. You will play an important role in assisting clients through an extremely difficult time in their lives

About you:

Paralegal or Legal P.A. experience, preferable in family work.
Excellent communication skills.
Empathetic.
An eye for details and accuracy.
Time management skills.
Able to use initiative.
Willing to help others and go the extra mile when needed.

About the Team

Our national team is one of the largest in the county and has unrivalled experience in supporting vulnerable individuals.

We prioritise the wellbeing of both clients and staff and have genuine wellbeing and family friendly policies.  You will be part of a large team of very experienced lawyers, paralegals and other support staff who understand the challenges of working in family law and there are lots of opportunities to learn and develop.

Our family team includes members of the Law Society Children Panel as well as a Resolution Accredited Specialists representing children, parents and extended family members at all stages of the child protection process.  We also cover Adoption and Surrogacy.

Why choose the Family Law Company?

Joining us means becoming a part of a forward-thinking, brave, and vibrant community. We are committed to living our values, embracing technology, and influencing change in family law. Our firm is a nurturing place for long-term career development, with a notable number of our team members having blossomed from support roles to senior positions. We stand firm in our mission to champion family law as a force for good, and we invite you to be a part of this enriching journey.

Send your CV and covering letter to [email protected].

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I’ve been blessed to hone my skills amidst some brilliant legal minds who have not only shared their knowledge but also invested their time and faith in nurturing mine.

Jasmine - Trainee Solicitor

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