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Legal

Location: Cyprus, Nicosia Reference: NK916437 Date Posted: 04/12/2018

Legal Assistant (Litigation) - Legal/Administration – Nicosia - Cyprus

On behalf of our Client, one of the most reputable and prestigious full-service commercial law firms in Cyprus, with offices in Nicosia and Limassol, GRS are seeking a highly experienced Litigation Assistant to join their Nicosia office. The successful candidate will have at least 3 years working experience specifically in the area of Litigation within Cyprus based law firms, and possess exceptional communication, collaboration and administrative skills.

 MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist lawyers in preparing legal cases, including filing, mediation or settlement
  • Manage lawyers and advocates’ dockets, calendars and court appearances
  • Maintain contact with clients and update on their case requirements, status and progression
  • Keep cases organised, monitor status and progression, meet deadlines, document actions, input information into file database and communicate case status with lawyers and clients.
  • Work with court administrators and judges if need be, as well as with the law firm clients and staff. 
  • Manage heavy volumes of drafting/revising litigation legal documents, filing documents with the courts, preparation of relevant judicial documents including writ of summons, applications for judgment, bankruptcy, modifications, substituted service, follow-up the service of documents,  the drafting of judgment, updating clients on their cases, invoicing, credit control and relevant tasks.

CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • At-least 3 years of admin/secretarial experience in Litigation, within Cyprus law firms
  • Very strong organisational and time management skills
  • Proficient Computer Skills including Microsoft Word/Excel/Outlook
  • Excellent Communication Skills, written & spoken, in English and Greek
  • Ability to apply critical and analytical thinking to solve and remedy issues as they arise
  • Should be detail oriented with the ability to prioritise, stay on task, and multi-task.
  • Confident, resourceful and can take initiative
  • Ability to tackle challenges, handle pressure & maintain a positive attitude
  • Presentable, professional and responsible

Due to the high volume of applications we receive at GRS Recruitment, only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.

Job details:

Job Title: Legal Assistant (Litigation) - Legal/Administration – Nicosia - Cyprus
Location: Cyprus, Nicosia
Telephone: +357 22 769 369
E-mail: nasreen@grsrecruitment.com
Reference number: NK916437

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If you are interested in the above position please send your CV to Nasreen Kawash at the following email address nasreen@grsrecruitment.com or contact me by phone +357 22 769 369 quoting the above reference number.

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