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A quality personalised service from a law firm based in Portsmouth/Havant, Southampton and Liverpool. We can help you. We will provide free first advice. Our lawyers are specialists in their areas of work.
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Job Listing

Title Court of Protection/Community Care Lawyer
Salary Dependent on Experience
Location Southampton or Havant
Job Information

Expanding South Coast practice seeks motivated and dynamic Court of Protection/Community Care Lawyer to join our team in Southampton or Havant.

All levels of PQE considered.

Proven track record of client retention and fee earning is essential.

Current LAA Supervisor Status in Community Care Law an advantage but not essential.

This role provides the opportunity to undertake good quality work with the opportunity to grow and market a small but busy department.

Salary dependent on experience.

Applications by CV submission to:  SamanthaLee@swaincohavant.uk.com

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Title Apprentice Legal Administrator – Government National Apprentice Scheme
Location Havant
Job Information

We require an administrative assistant to assist our Prison Law department.

We are a busy multi-disciplinary law practice who carry out a mixture of Legal Aid and private work. This vacancy is for an assistant based in our Prison Law department. The role includes but is not limited to: point of contact on the telephone/answering phone for the department. This will include new enquiries, taking detailed messages, answering basic queries, seeing to clients who attend the office, taking their enquiry and making appointments. Collecting and distributing post as well as preparing post to be sent out in the afternoon. Significant administrative duties, to include photocopying, typing, collating documents and other general administrative duties as and when required.

Future Prospects:

Previous administrative assistants have gone on the become Legal Assistants as well as future lawyers. There are opportunities to take on more responsibilities for the right candidate.

Skills required:

Good time keeping – must attend on time each day. Good telephone manner to be able to greet clients.

Good note taking skills to take messages which could be about complex matters. A willingness to learn new skills.

Efficient and able to adopt to a good pace of work.

Good level of English language and attention to grammar.

Personal qualities:

Friendly disposition, personable and team player.

This position is being advertised through the National Apprenticeship Scheme through South Downs College.

Click here for further information and to find out whether you meet the eligibility criteria or please contact South Downs College on 02392794678.

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Title Apprentice Legal Administrator – Government National Apprentice Scheme
Location Havant
Job Information

We require an administrative assistant to assist our Housing Law department.

We are a busy multi-disciplinary law practice who carry out a mixture of Legal Aid and private work. This vacancy is for an assistant based in our Housing Law department. The role includes but is not limited to: point of contact on the telephone/answering phones for the department. This will include new enquiries, taking detailed messages, answering basic queries, seeing to clients who attend the office, taking their enquiry and making appointments. Collecting and distributing post as well as preparing post to be sent out in the afternoon. Significant administrative duties, to include photocopying, typing, collating documents and other general administrative duties as and when required.

Future Prospects:

Previous administrative assistants have gone on the become Legal Assistants as well as future lawyers. There are opportunities to take on more responsibilities for the right candidate.

Skills required:

Good time keeping – must attend on time each day. Good telephone manner to be able to greet clients.

Good note taking skills to take messages which could be about complex matters. A willingness to learn new skills.

Efficient and able to adopt to a good pace of work.

Good level of English language and attention to grammar.

Personal qualities:

Friendly disposition, personable and team player.

This position is being advertised through the National Apprenticeship Scheme through South Downs College.

Click here for further information and to find out whether you meet the eligibility criteria or please contact South Downs College on 02392794678.

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Title Prison Law Advocate
Salary Dependent on Experience
Location Portsmouth (Havant)
Job Information

 

Based in Portsmouth(Havant) area but extensive travelling required.

Must have experience in Parole Hearings and be able to manage own files in accordance with  Legal Aid Agency and Lexcel Requirements.

Experience in running Judicial Review matters would be advantageous.

Current membership of the Association of Prison Lawyers desirable.

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Title Family Lawyer
Salary Dependent on Experience
Location Southampton
Job Information

Expanding South Coast practice seeks motivated and dynamic family lawyer to join our team in Southampton.

Proven track record of client retention and fee earning is essential.

Family mediation qualification an advantage.

This role provides the opportunity to undertake good quality work within a supportive and forward thinking team environment.

Applications by CV submission to:  SamanthaLee@swaincohavant.uk.com

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