Barristers’ Clerk (Leeds) - Leading Common Law Barristers’ Chambers

Closing Date:

Tuesday 4th June 2024

Salary:

Negotiable

Type:

Permanent

Send CV To:

recruitment@grllegal.com

About this Job

Chambers is now seeking a hard working and pro-active individual to join its Clerking Team in Leeds. The role works closely with the designated Lead Clerk and other colleagues to ensure the smooth running of Chambers, appropriate support for members and their practices, as well as delivering a highly efficient service to a broad range of Chambers’ clients, partner agencies and external stakeholders.

About this Employer

Our client, is a leading set of Barristers’ Chambers based in the north of England, specialising in Civil, Family and Criminal law. Chambers has 107 Barristers including 10 KC’s. Members are recognised by the leading legal directories for their skilled advocacy and the delivery of rigorous advice and representation.

Person Specification

  • Be highly organised with strong interpersonal skills
  • Offer excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Possess high attention to detail
  • Possess a professional application and attitude
  • Be a team player capable of supporting other members of the team

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting with the overall practice and diary management
  • Allocate hearings and conferences to appropriate counsel
  • Quoting and agreeing members’ fees for appropriate cases
  • Liaising with courts and solicitors, including both oral and written correspondence
  • Business development, marketing, client care and liaison