Legal Assistant

New Role: Legal Assistant – Family Department

Department: Family

Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire


Our well respected client, a National Law Firm, are now looking to appoint a family Legal Assistant to be based within their High Wycombe Office. 

Call Georgina on 07539 170664 for an informal initial chat about the role

Main Purpose of Job:

  • Opening new files including obtaining relevant ID for new clients
  • Responding to day to day queries
  • Preparing documents
  • Providing administrative support
  • Taking telephone messages and updating clients/other solicitors, where appropriate
  • Preparing and submitting forms
  • Preparing and submitting bills
  • Any other duties which from time to time as required within the department


  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Effective and confident communicator (verbal and written)
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • IT literate
  • Experience using case management system preferred but not essential

The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary dependent upon experience. Experience in the legal sector is necessary to be considered for this position.

Please contact Georgina on 07539 170664 for an informal confidential conversation and to register your interest in this role send your cv to georgina@optimal-recruitment.co.uk