Litigation Paralegal

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Location
England, London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
3075782
Contact
Laura Carpenter
Practice area
Civil litigation
Position
Paralegal
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Litigation Paralegal, Boutique Law Firm, London, Permanent, £18,000

Your new company
This boutique law firm is based in the West End, and is a specialist in Immigration Law. It has released a vacancy for two paralegals to join its Litigation team. The firm has stated that upon completing your probation period, if you can demonstrate your technical competence and ambition to develop, you will be considered for a Trainee Solicitor position.

Your new role
You will contribute to the department by performing a number of legal tasks including: research, drafting, legal analysis, individual casework and general admin tasks. You will shadow and assist solicitors in both contentious and non-contentious work, and attend Tribunal and Court hearings when appropriate. You will complete application forms and draft correspondence and legal documents. There will be early file responsibility for good candidates.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need a minimum 2.1 in your undergraduate. The role will suit LPC graduates / legal post-graduates with an interest in dispute resolution, who are looking to further their legal career. You will have clear communication skills, excellent time management skills, and can take instruction from senior team members.

What you'll get in return
You will work in a centrally located law firm. There is the opportunity to secure a Training Contract if a candidate possesses the right qualities to develop within the firm. This is a fantastic opportunity for an entry level candidate who is looking to gain experience in a law firm, working on an interesting caseload in a close-knit environment.

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