The purpose of this role is to provide an efficient support service to an Associate and Partner on a specific contentious trusts matter and more generally to assist Associates and Partners across the wider commercial and trusts litigation team. You will work as part of the team responsible for a specific contentious trusts matter.

Our Client is flexible with the contract length; however the contract will be for a minimum of 3 months.

Main Responsibilities:
Assisting in drafting a range of legal documents
Reviewing and summarising legal and other documents
Performing legal research and analysis
Printing and collating legal documents
Checking legal forms/documents for accuracy
Assisting in the preparation of reports, correspondence and bundles
Maintaining system based filing systems, assisting in file openings and CDD requirements
Supporting the team's marketing plans
Adhering to all policies, procedures and regulations as required
Taking responsibility for a wide range of tasks/projects as required by the partners/lawyers in the group

Qualifications and Experience:
Ideally the postholder will have completed or be working towards the BPTC or LPC
Some previous experience in a legal environment, ideally in a similar role
Document management experience would be useful
Strong IT skills
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Willingness and ability to learn about Jersey law

Competencies:
Organisational/time management skills and the ability to prioritise and manage a workload effectively within deadlines
A responsible, disciplined and methodical approach and a keen eye for detail
The ability to use initiative to resolve issues and to work independently with appropriate supervision
Team spirited, with flexibility and enthusiasm

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