Our client, based in Leeds, has asked us to find a Legal Officer keen to broaden her or his skills in a specialist field (salary up to £24,000 with benefits). You will run your own caseload of unsecured government and consumer debt recovery litigation cases with a good degree of autonomy although help and advice is always available. Your duties will include:
- Communicating with clients, 3rd parties, debtors/customers and colleagues
- Provide training and mentoring support to Assistants
- Negotiating with debtors and 3rd parties
- Attend client meetings
- Preparing materials for court
You will ideally have suitable knowledge to make an early impression probably gained in a similar department with experience of issuing County Court claims & defended actions and excellent IT skills.
Salary: £18,000 - £24,000
Hours: full time
Litigation Legal Officer
Leeds city centre
Clark Legal provides a very personal, caring and confidential service, second to none. It welcomes applications from all sections of the community and tries to ensure that all clients for which it recruits select staff solely on the basis of their merits, abilities and potential, regardless of age, disability, race, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic background, political beliefs and affiliations, family circumstances or other irrelevant distinctions.
Legal Officer, Litigation, Unsecured Recoveries, Debt Recovery