March 16

We’re recruiting! Receptionist / Legal assistant job, Alton office

Receptionist / Legal assistant position at our Alton office in Hampshire.

An exciting job opportunity for a receptionist/legal assistant to join our team, based at our offices in Alton, Hampshire.

You will be a key first point of contact for our clients when they call or visit us. You will also provide administrative support to our fee earners.

You will be:

– Highly motivated, conscientious, with a very positive attitude

– Able to multitask, prioritise and work calmly, with accuracy under pressure

– Able to build strong relationships and have great communication skills

– Able to hit the ground running and learn tasks and responsibilities quickly

– Be professionally presented and have a friendly and empathetic persona

– Previous legal experience essential

If you think you have the skills, aptitude and attitude to shine in this job please email your cv, with covering letter outlining why you are the perfect candidate for the job, to rebecca@jcsolicitors.com

March 16

Please support campaign to overturn unfair increases in probate fees

To deal with a person’s estate it is usually necessary to obtain a Grant of Probate where the estate exceeds £50,000 in value and it may be required for smaller estates in some circumstances. The current fee payable to obtain the Grant of Probate is £155 if the application is made through a solicitor, or £215 if made personally.

June 29

JC Solicitors team up to support the Alton Victorian Cricket Tournament

It’s been 33 years since the first ball was bowled at the annual Alton Victorian Cricket Tournament, and this much-loved local event has gone on to raise over £30,000 for local charities.

Always willing to support local charity events, the team from JC Solicitors turned out at this year’s event to watch 9 local teams dressed in Victorian and period dress bat it out on the hallowed turf at The Butts.