Private Client Paralegal

Job Title: Private Client Paralegal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
REF: 875
Contact Name: Kelly Reid
Contact Email:

An award-winning, Legal 500 recognised law firm is looking for a Private Client Paralegal to join them at their offices in the heart of Sheffield city centre. 

In this role, you will provide support to Partners and other Fee-earners in the firm’s busy Wills and Probate team. You will also have your own caseload under the supervision of the Head of Department.  

This is a great opportunity if you are looking to progress your career; some individuals who have joined the firm at this level previously have gone on to secure training contracts.  

Private Client Paralegal - Sheffield 

The company & role 

  • well-established local law firm with a fantastic reputation and a rich Yorkshire heritage 

  • You will be required to assist with dealing with correspondence, drafting documents, preparing estate accounts/ invoices, opening and closing files and distributing funds 

  • You will also communicate with clients and provide ad hoc assistance to other members of the team when required 

  • In this role, you will have the opportunity to learn from more senior colleagues and to develop your technical skills 

  • Commutable from Sheffield, Rotherham, Doncaster, Barnsley and Chesterfield 

​Added extras and benefits  

  • Competitive salary 

  • Generous holiday allowance 

  • Flexible working  

  • Home working 

The ideal candidate 

  • A Private Client Paralegal with experience working in a Wills and Probate team 

  • Will have excellent communication skills and a good telephone manner 

  • Will be well-organised and have a committed attitude 

  • Will have good numerical skills and be able to deal with estate accounts 

  • Will be able to work under pressure as and when required 

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 here at Realm and works exclusively within private client and court of protection recruitment. She works with law firms of all sizes 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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