Full-time (36 hours per week) Legal Assistant contract to start on 05-11-18 until 30-11-18 with a possible extension.
Experience of running cases pursuant to the Civil Procedure Rules. Placing and removing charges against debtor’s property. Be responsible for a caseload of Debt Recovery matters as well as attending Court for certain hearings. The post holder to prepare such cases for hearing subject to supervision. Assist the Lawyer and Senior Lawyer in the preparation of debt recovery cases including drafting settlement agreements, witness statements, preparing applications to the County Court and Court of Protection. Attend court as advocate in straightforward applications before the District Judges e.g. charging orders. Take notes at hearings and conferences.
Participate fully in the Debt Recovery Team and to assist and support the lawyers and any other member of the team as required.
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