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Locum Childcare Paralegal

A large county council based in the home counties are seeking a Childcare Paralegal to join their legal services team for an initial 3 months assignment with the view to start as soon as possible.

This is a fantastic opportunity to gain experience within a well developed local authority. The successful Childcare Paralegal will be dealing with a busy workload, which will include;

  • Drafting straightforward legal documents including: applications, including Part 25 Applications, letters before proceedings, briefs to counsel, and letters of instruction to experts
  • Liaising with the client department to ensure progress is achieved in a timely manner
  • Obtaining costs estimates and availability of expert witnesses
  • Gathering evidence and documentation including taking witness statements from lay witnesses

The ideal candidate will have experience in drafting C110A's, case summaries, draft Orders and Letters of instruction.

We encourage interested applicants to apply immediately to be considered for short listing. Alternatively should you require further information or wish to discuss your suitability before applying please contact Chelsey Newsom in our Manchester office for a confidential discussion.

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