Private Client Paralegal

Job Title: Private Client Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
REF: 2128
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
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A dynamic, multi-service law firm in South Manchester is looking to take on a Private Client Paralegal. 

In this role, you will work directly with a range of clients and work alongside experienced private client Solicitors, assisting with billings, client satisfaction and estate administration.  

You will be able to work flexibly, will enjoy a healthy work-life balance and will benefit from the firm’s relaxed and down-to-earth working culture.  

This is a great opportunity for a Private Client Paralegal looking to join a thriving firm.  

Private Client Paralegal - South Manchester  

The company & role  

  • A forward-thinking and ambitious firm, originally set up just over 10 years ago by partners who previously worked together at a leading, national law firm  

  • In this role you will take instructions directly from clients, prepare letters for estate administration, prepare IHT accounts and Probate Applications, collect and transfer estate assets, prepare land registration applications liaise with clients and handling matters with appropriate sensitivity, assist with client satisfaction and billing manage the client estate accounts with accuracy and attention to detail, maintain accurate records and files and attract additional business from new and existing clients. 

  • The firm have a close-knit team and high levels of staff retention, as they support their employees to develop their careers 

  • The firm is based in one of Greater Manchester’s most popular market towns, with offices are close to local transport links 

  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Altrincham, Sale, Hale, Timperley and Warrington  

Added extras and benefits  

  • Flexible and home working, attending the office once per week 

  • Very competitive salary dependent on experience  

  • Pension  

  • Ongoing training and support 

  • Transparent career path  

  • Generous holiday allowance 

  • Healthcare cash plan 

The ideal candidate  

  • A Private Client Paralegal with estate administration experience 

  • You have a strong academic background and strong IT skills 

  • A team player, with the ability to be self-motivated and professional 

How to apply for this Private Client Paralegal role  

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above. Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Kelly on 03300 245 606 or email   

Kelly is a Principal Consultant at Realm and works exclusively within private client, contentious probate and court of protection recruitment. She works with law firms of all sizes across the North West and Yorkshire, from private client boutiques to multi-service national firms. Kelly’s in-depth market knowledge and contacts enable her to match private client solicitors with the right firms and roles for them.  

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