5th Junior Clerk (APM level) - 9 Months Maternity Cover - Leading Civil Barristers’ Chambers (London)

Closing Date:

Friday 3rd May 2024


Salary commensurate with experience



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About this Job

Chambers is seeking a highly suitable individual for a maternity cover fixed term position at APM level. This important role forms an integral part of the support and management function of Barristers’ practices. It also performs a vital role by assisting more senior colleagues.

About this Employer

Our client is a leading Barristers’ Chambers providing advisory and advocacy services, with a pre-eminent reputation for its clinical negligence and healthcare practice, its expertise in public law and human rights, tax, and its professional disciplinary work.

Person Specification

The ideal candidate will have experience of clerking across a range of areas of civil law, and will work closely with more senior colleagues, covering for them when they are away from Chambers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Receiving/making telephone calls/emails from/to clients and answering their queries.
  • Booking cases into the diary for all junior Members and agreeing fees.
  • Entering papers into the computer diary system. Timely management of entering incoming papers on Lex and the secure transfer of papers using Chambers internal system.
  • Line management of Junior Clerks.
  • Managing the lodging and exchange of skeleton arguments.
  • Billing for Junior Members including managing time recordings.
  • Fixing cases in both the High Court and County Court.
  • Attending Chambers Marketing & BD activities