We are looking for a Legal Administration Assistant to join our Private Client team in Oxford city centre on a 6 month contract to support the team with streamlining the administration processes as we move to a paper-light environment.
You will provide administrative support to the Private Client team to ensure the department functions efficiently and effectively to enable the department to achieve its objectives. You will also ensure that work done by the department complies with internal quality standards and external requirements.
Duties will include:
Provide administrative support to fee earners including scanning, filing/ archiving, photocopying, file-opening, telephone management, audio-typing, and dealing with post
Draft documents and bills, from instruction using appropriate precedents and templates to accurately reflect fee earner instructions
Skills & Experience:
Royds Withy King is a UK Top 100 law firm with robust commercial, private client, personal injury and clinical negligence practices. It has the combined expertise of over 500 staff across offices in Bath, London, Oxford and Wiltshire and is a founding member of the international network of independent law firms, Interleges.
Royds Withy King uses its experience to put clients ahead of the curve and places client relationships at the heart of everything it does. Royds Withy King achieved eight top tier rankings in The Legal 500 2017 and 39 lawyers were ranked as ‘Leaders in their Field’ in Chambers & Partners UK 2018, both leading guides to the law.
The firm is proud to be ranked for the last five years as a Sunday Times 100 Best Company to Work for. Royds Withy King also received a three star ‘extraordinary’ accreditation from Best Companies in 2017 – one of just six UK law firms to have done so.