19 Apr, 2022

Private Client - Legal Assistant

  • Dutton Gregory
  • Bournemouth, UK
Full time Support

Job Description

The Role

We have an exciting position available for a Legal Assistant within our Private Client Team based at our Office in Bournemouth.

This role will involve working with lawyers in the team and supporting them with their caseloads.  You will undertake various administration tasks such as opening and closing files, liaising with clients and 3rd parties, reviewing correspondence and documentation, attending client meetings and witnessing documents amongst other duties.

This is a great opportunity for someone who has completed a law degree (or equivalent) looking for an entry level role in the law, or alternatively for someone who has had some exposure to private client work and is looking to move towards a paralegal role.  The role will grow with your experience.   

You will be organised, proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and an excellent communicator; you will undoubtedly share our desire to provide the best level of service to clients.

Here at Dutton Gregory, we offer competitive salaries together with a range of benefits such as car parking, pension, health and life benefits together with softer benefits around wellbeing and our commitment to reducing our carbon footprint.  Please see our Careers page for full details of all our benefits, including our hybrid working policy which allows our employees to work up to 60% of their working week from home.

What our colleagues say: 

“For me, Dutton Gregory has encouraged and supported me with the ability to progress in the firm and when I have a query or concern on a file, I have direct access to a partner to talk through the matter and their support in resolving any issue”.



Please do not hesitate to get in touch with Lou Earp our Recruitment Specialist for a confidential conversation on 02380 215224 or by email l.earp@duttongregory.co.uk alternatively, hit the “apply now” button below!  


**The advertised PQE levels are expressed as a guideline only and does not preclude those with more or less PQE from applying.  We are happy to hear from anyone who can demonstrate the necessary skills and knowledge in order to fulfil the role.**


Staff Type

Legal Staff



Competitive Salary



Private Client

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