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Paralegal – Personal Law Wills, Probate, Estate Planning and Employment Law - Benest & Syvret

Employment Type: Full Time
Category: Law Firms
Salary: Negotiable
Company: Benest & Syvret
Availability: Immediate

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Paralegal – Personal Law Wills, Probate, Estate Planning and Employment Law

We are looking for a paralegal to join our growing team. Benest & Syvret is a successful and respected legal practice which is undergoing a period of growth and business structure change. We take pride in the personal care that we provide to our clients and the practical problem-solving approach given to all legal services. We look for continuous improvement in everything we do together with a customer focus.

Core Responsibilities

  • Will drafting
  • Preparing probate applications
  • Estate administration
  • Preparing accounts on Excel
  • Liaising with beneficiaries, financial institutions, registrars, utilities providers and court services
  • Drafting and registering Lasting Powers of Attorney
  • Assisting with the administration of delegate matters
  • Assisting with Employment related instructions
  • Time recording and billing
  • Administration tasks including client take on and file closing processes and procedures
  • Taking matters from beginning to completion with supervision
  • Adhere to Benest & Syvret’s values and professional ethics

Skills and Knowledge

Essential Skills

  • Proficiency on Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Client service focused
  • Ability to work successfully in a collaborative environment (a team player)
  • Maintain a high level of attention to detail

Desired but not Essential

  • Have at least 2 years’ experience in a legal, trust or financial services environment
  • The candidate must have either “entitled” or “entitled to work” in Jersey.

For further information or to apply, contact Morag James at


For more information or to apply for this job please contact:

Morag James

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