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Paralegal – Secured Recoveries

Hours:  35 hours Monday - Friday 

Responsibilities:

  • Monitoring any financial arrangements entered into with borrowers and liaising with clients in this regard
  • Preparing court writs and serving on borrowers and progressing in general all parts of court process to obtaining court order
  • Answering correspondence from borrowers and clients regarding their financial arrangements
  • Liaising with clients regarding instructions on obtaining court orders and action thereafter
  • Answering client queries and provide status/advice in a professional and efficient manner with the information that you have available
  • Send correspondence to our client or to third parties
  • Liaise and challenge where required debt recovery companies, courts, solicitors etc on behalf of our client
  • All matters dealing with obtaining court order and the enforcement of orders including preparing and dealing with hearing dates, evictions dates, liaising with court officers and clients. Instructing external agencies on matters such as attendance at hearing and eviction dates
  • Providing assistance to other fee-earners or at the request of a partner in the methodology and progress of work and carry out any research necessitated by ongoing work
  • Accepting and requesting guidance tuition and training on the methodology of work, utilisation of computer systems and other assistance at work
  • Carrying out all of the above with the view to the provision of high quality legal services and the achieving of high profitability within the Firm
  •  In addition to the above, the Paralegal may be required to carry out any other reasonable request as required by the Head of Department

 Skills & Experience:

  • 4 GCSEs to include Maths & English
  • Ability to maintain accuracy and work independently
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Questioning and negotiation skills
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Previous Debt recovery/litigation experience -minimum of 12 months