Legal Assistant

New Role – Family Law Paralegal / Legal Assistant

Department: Family

Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

Position: Paralegal or Legal Assistant (Family Law)

Our well respected client are now looking to appoint a Family Legal assistant to be based within their Aylesbury Office. This is to join a fabulous local Family Team but also offers a National Team support network for this group 


We have a requirement for a Paralegal OR Legal Assistant for our family team in Aylesbury.

Main Purpose of Job Role:

  • 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

Please contact Sharna on 07412 428910 for an informal confidential conversation and to register your interest in this role by sending your cv to sharna@optimal-recruitment.co.uk