CRIMINAL LAW PARALEGAL

Location
London
Salary
£18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
08 Sep 2017
Ref
TK26451
Contact
Tom Kennedy
Practice area
Crime, Fraud
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Exciting opportunity to join an award-winning, specialist criminal law firm!

THE FIRM
Our client is a specialist law firm with an outstanding reputation for work in high-profile white-collar crimes as well as representing clients across the whole range of criminal offences. Extremely proactive, with a robust, problem-solving approach, the firm is highly-accredited and multi-award-winning, listed on the serious fraud panel and regularly defending very-high-costs matters. A vacancy has now arisen for a dynamic and ambitious paralegal to join the firm’s Magistrates’ Court and Crown Court team in north London, within easy reach of Wood Green underground station.

THE ROLE
This is an outstanding opportunity for a paralegal looking to advance his or her career with a heavyweight criminal practice. You will be an experienced paralegal, confident at managing your own caseload of straightforward matters and should have good time management skills with the ability to meet a target of seven chargeable hours per day.  Overall, the firm offers exposure to a very wide range of criminal matters, including all forms of financial dealings such as business fraud and money laundering, simple RTA offences through to immigration fraud, allegations of bribery and all common law matters including assault, murder, and matters relating to firearms. For further details of this paralegal vacancy, please contact Tom quoting reference TK26451.

THE CANDIDATE
You will:-
Have an excellent academic record, with at least a 2:1 from a well-respected university;
Have at least one year’s experience in a similar role, with a good understanding of preparing criminal cases for trial;
Possess excellent client care skills, able to explain complex matters in clear, accessible language;
Be a confident advocate;
Have a creative, problem-solving approach.

CRIMINAL LAW PARALEGAL

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