Paralegal

Paralegal

ABOUT US

We’re an award-winning law firm who have been helping our clients get the specialist legal advice they deserve for over 30 years.
Established by Stephen Switalski in 1993, we began with a focus on Child Care Law and Criminal Law from a single office in Wakefield. Since then, we have expanded to 12 locations, employing 390+ employees who now provide a wide array of specialist Legal Services.

A career at Switalskis means being part of a firm that cares and is here for you. We’re a firm that’s going places. We’re dynamic and progressive, and we never stand still. Last year, we were crowned Large Firm of the Year at Yorkshire Legal Awards and named in the top 50 fastest-growing companies in Yorkshire in the Yorkshire Growth Index.

THE ROLE

We're on the lookout for experienced paralegals to join us across various departments within our business including Clinical Negligence, Court of Protection and Commercial & Dispute Resolution. As a paralegal at Switalskis, you will have the opportunity to work alongside experienced solicitors, gaining invaluable knowledge and practical experience.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and motivated legal professional to progress in their career.

Key Responsibilities:
• Assisting solicitors in managing a caseload of cases
• Conducting legal research and drafting legal documents
• Liaising with clients and keeping them updated on the progress of their case
• Handling administrative tasks such as file management, document organisation, and scheduling meetings.


We have vacancies across multiple locations including Doncaster, Sheffield, York and Huddersfield.

WHAT YOU'LL BRING

We are looking for candidates who can demonstrate the following:

• Previous experience as a Paralegal or demonstrable enthusiasm for the work
• Demonstrated knowledge of relevant legal procedures and regulations
• Excellent decision-making and problem-solving skills
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills
• Proficient in Microsoft Office and legal case management systems


Click the link below to submit your application and a member of the team will be in touch. For any questions please contact
Recruitment@Switalskis.com

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