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Dispute Resolution Paralegal - debt recovery

Ashford, Kent, United Kingdom, £ £ - Annual Annual, Permanent


Dispute Resolution Paralegal

OR Legal Executive OR Fee Earner

(Debt Recovery)

Ashford, Kent

Part Time - 3 days a week

Salary Depending on Experience

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Paralegal or Fee Earner to join a prestigious Kent law firm with an outstanding reputation. They have been highly recommended in the Legal 500 and UK Chambers.

The busy debt recovery team of this law firm require the Debt Recovery Manager to work alongside solicitors handling debt recovery matters.

Responsibilities will include:

Producing letters before action is taken

Telephone debt recovery

Tracing debtors using various means

Deal with some mortgage repossession cases

Producing Excel reports

Liaising with debtors through email and telephone correspondence

Reviewing of the paperwork including unpaid invoices

Preparation and drafting of court proceedings

The issuing of the paperwork/claim

Diary management

All clerical duties for the team i.e. photocopying, scanning, binding documents.

Assist other fee earners within the Dispute Resolution

The chosen candidate will:

Have experience within debt recovery essential, having dealt with matters to include enforcement of judgements with minimal supervision

Be working towards their CILEx qualification or already qualified as a Chartered Legal Executive or a Experienced Paralegal or Fee Earner

Have a genuine interest to pursue a career in litigation and debt recovery

Have knowledge of court processes and contract law

Have strong IT skills

Be empathetic when dealing with distressed debtors

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Ashford, Kent, United Kingdom
£ £ - Annual Annual