Legal Assistant - Private Client

  • Location: Guildford, Guildford
  • Function: Administration and Reception
  • Salary: £24K - £30K / Annum
  • Reference: 12522
  • Job Type: Permanent
Job Description - Legal Assistant £24-30,000


- Assist fee earners in relation to Probate, Property and other areas, to include:-

†General duties such as:

- Audio typing
- Opening files
- Managing time recording on interactive online accounting system
- Photocopying and scanning
- Filing
- Diary management on Outlook

†Legal work such as:

- Completing HM Revenue & Customs Inheritance Tax forms
- Drafting Oaths and other documents for Probate applications
- Making applications for Grants of Probate
- Drafting letters to clients and other parties, such as HMRC, Probate Registry and financial institutions
- Speaking with clients and other parties on the telephone in relation to specific matters
- Dealing with Land Registry online services to include undertaking searches, downloading documents and uploading applications
- Filing Stamp Duty Land Tax Returns online
- Ordering conveyancing and other searches through online platforms

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Copperfield Recruitment Ltd are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy and are an equal opportunities employer.

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