Barrister Clerk

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Barrister Clerk
Suggested salary: NGN 70,000
Location: Eket, Akwa Ibom
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Barristers' clerks work as administrators within barrister chambers. They keep chamber diaries up-to-date, calculate and negotiate fees for the work carried out and ensure every member is informed of their commitments.
Typical duties include:

negotiating and agreeing fees for cases
appropriately allocating cases to barristers, taking into account experience, availability, skills and specialisms
planning barristers’ workloads
negotiating and agreeing a timetable of required work
managing financial accounts
organising case fees collection
checking computerised diaries and court listings to avoid clashes in commitments
undertaking relevant research
carrying out administrative and business management activities
seeking work and marketing the chambers via events and seminars
keeping up-to-date with legal developments, particularly in specialist areas
liaising with solicitors and the Crown Prosecution Service
providing the client’s solicitor with information about progress or possible delays in cases
organising meetings between clients, barristers and instructing solicitors

Key skills for barristers' clerks

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written
Excellent organisational skills combined with good time and people management skills
A professional manner
Self-confidence, motivation and determination
Good IT skills
Ability to handle high pressure, long hours and demanding deadlines

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