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Debt Recovery Paralegal

Position type: Permanent

Location: Lancashire

Sector: Debt Recovery

Salary: £22,000 - £28,000

Skills: debt recovery

Experience: At least 1 year of experience required

Job Type: Full Time

Position Description

Dynamic law firm in Wigan are currently seeking a dedicated Paralegal to join their Housing Debt Recovery Team. This role presents an exciting opportunity to work in a dynamic legal environment with a focus on housing possession matters.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage Section 8 and Section 21 possession proceedings, including drafting notices, issuing claims, and coordinating enforcement actions.
  • Conduct thorough case reviews and maintain accurate documentation throughout the possession process.
  • Provide comprehensive support to solicitors and legal professionals within the team, assisting with case preparation and documentation.
  • Liaise with clients, tenants, and external stakeholders to gather relevant information and documentation.
  • Ensure compliance with all legal requirements and procedural guidelines in housing possession matters.
  • Participate in training and development activities to enhance knowledge and skills in housing debt recovery procedures.


  • Experience of housing debt recovery is preferred but not essential.
  • The firm will consider someone seeking a retrain. Relevant skills and experience required for this.

Benefits Package:

  • The firm offer a competitive salary package commensurate with experience and skills.
  • Enjoy the flexibility of remote working arrangements and flexible working hours to maintain a healthy work-life balance.
  • Relaxed Dress Code
  • Workplace Wellbeing Programme
  • Career Pathway
  • Free Parking

If you are a motivated paralegal with a passion for housing debt recovery and possess relevant experience or are willing to undergo retraining, we encourage you to apply for this rewarding role.

To apply, please submit your details via the contact page, or contact Justine Stevens on LinkedIn

Job Benefits

The firm offer a competitive salary, flexible working and a range of benefits including career progression.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate will have experience in this area. The firm will consider a retrain.

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